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School Desegregation #208186

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 12, 1970
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(Studio) Yesterday Federal Court ordered Los Angeles to fully integrate schools by September 1971; attys. for schools to appeal decision.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Difficult and expensive to implement order. Busing only way to integrate and costly; over $40 million 1st year and $20. million a year afterwards. [Robert TELLY - afraid of busing cost.] [A.C.L.U. attorney Bayard BERMAN - figures not valid until all plans examined by court] [Supt. of Public Instruction, MAX RAFFERTY - reveals money for busing will have to come from state or federal government] [PEOPLE - say some for, others against, busing.]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) San Francisco, California, NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) asks 3 South govs. to join in suit demanding complete integration of San Francisco schools; says North position hypocritical.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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