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CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 12, 1976
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(Studio) Supreme Court upholds appellate court ruling that says 1974 New York law forbidding political candidates from misreping. rivals is unconst. Justice John Paul Stevens takes seat for 1st time.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Ruling on constitutionality of federal campaign reform act expected soon. Court will decide on constitutionality of zoning red-light districts; to decide on discrimination and unemployment; to decide on abortions; to decide with regard to housing discrimination; to decide about West strip-mining, and to decide with regard to capital punishment and judicial gag orders on press.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Cronkite, Walter;
Graham, Fred

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