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Navy / Sex Discrimination Lawsuit #140910

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 27, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(McLean, Virginia: Tim O'Brien) Twenty-year-old sex discrimination lawsuit against the Navy featured; scenes shown from the paper-filled McLean, Virginia, home of plaintiff Yvonne Trout. [TROUT - says Navy does not want to lose.] History of the Navy's appeals process and response of Judge Harold Greene to the government's frivolous delays reviewed. [Class action joiner Lucretia ROBINSON - comments.] [Plaintiff Clara PERLINGIERO - criticizes Navy.] Navy spokesman's statement quoted. [August 1991, Vice President Dan QUAYLE - talks about the issue of cost of legal disputes.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
O'Brien, Tim
Duration:
00:03:40

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