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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 09, 1970
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(Studio) Florida Governor Claude Kirk desegregation blockage causes federal versus state police power confrontation.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Bradenton, Florida) Federal marshals attempt Kirk aide and local sheriff's arrest; men lock selves in school office; sheriff orders deps. to prevent federal arrests. [US marshal John BARR - tells of sheriff threatening physical resistance to arrests.]
REPORTER: Del Vaughn

(Tallahassee, Florida) [KIRK - says he won't submit to arrest.]
REPORTER: Del Vaughn

(Studio) Kirk ordered to Bradenton court tomorrow.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry;
Vaughn, Del

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