ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 31, 1971
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(Studio) California Supreme Court ruled yesterday against raising school funds by levying local property taxes.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Los Angeles, California) Decision may affect entire cntry.; use of property taxes in Beverly Hills and Baldwin Park compared. [California Public Instruction Supt. Dr. Wilson C. RILES - thinks everyone aware of inequity of present system; believes courts will force legislature to clear up situation.] Decision may lead to use of property taxes for financing police, fire, sanitation depts. to be declared unconstitutional.
REPORTER: Dick Shoemaker
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