ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 20, 1972
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) Commentator would have liked to have seen expression on face of Chief Justice Warren Burger when he read Supreme Court decision guaranteeing legal counsel for all defendants facing jail terms. Criticizes legal profession's hesitancy to be bothered with small cases. Recommends court action to reduce need for lawyers, such as no fault insurance, but doubts such action will come to pass.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.