CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 16, 1972
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(Studio) Senator Birch Bayh says .38-caliber pistol used in Wallace shooting would have been banned by gun-control legislation now stalled in Senate Bayh calls emergency session of juvenile delinquency subcommittee to attempt to get legislation moving. Treasury Department reports it took 10 minute to trace gun to owner due to 1968 gun-control law. Wallace has opposed gun-control legislation as penalizing honest citizens, as laws would be ignored by criminals.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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