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Supreme Court / Busing / Desegregation / Obscenity / Pollution #206361

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 12, 1970
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(Studio) Supreme Court hears busing and desegregation cases.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) says no black child should be forced to attend racially identifiable school; i.e., over 50% black; Admin. Solicitor General Erwin Griswold defends Charlotte-Mecklenburg, North Carolina, School Bd. plan for keeping several all-black schools; Supreme Court will withhold decisions on these and related cases.
REPORTER: George Herman

(Studio) Supreme Court to review law on importing obscenity and see if states can sue industry for mercury pollution; refuses to hear case on Wisconsin abortion law.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Herman, George

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