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Supreme Court Ruling #24044

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 11, 1973
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(Studio) Supreme Court rules that evidence found during search of person arrested on any charge can be used against him. DC, Florida exs. of search procedure outlined.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Chicago, Illinois) Police officers pleased with decision. Chicago police officer reacts to court decision. [Los Angeles police chief Edward DAVIS - thinks Supreme Court to make other rulings soon to overturn ridiculous laws with regard to evidence.] [Illinois, ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Howard EGLIT - suggests extreme caution be used by all persons.] [Executive director, ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Aryeh NEIER - thinks ruling opens up potential for harassment by police. Right to privacy violated by ruling.]

Hill, Hugh;
Smith, Howard K.

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