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CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 14, 1976
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(Studio) Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal of Boston school busing plan. Ford administration also rejects Boston as test case for busing.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Chief Justice Warren Burger incld. busing issue in list of cases that will not be heard.
REPORTER: Fred Graham Artist: Aggie Whelan

(Boston, Massachusetts) Busing of 21,000 in Boston made permanent. Attorney for Boston's home and school association sees decision as end to the struggle. [Boston home and school association Thayer FREEMONT-SMITH - says Boston battle is over.] [Mbr. Boston school board Louise Day HICKS - says may God help those who have let the people of Boston down.]
REPORTER: Fred Graham

(DC) Civil rights leaders meet with President Ford to talk him out of asking for legislature to limit busing. [Cnsl. Ldrship. Conf. on Civil Rights Joseph RAUH - says administration plans are hurting integration.] Department of Health, Education and Welfare figures show that 600 United States school districts to be confronted with busing if something isn't done. Ford to hear from cong., const. experts and education leaders this week.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Reporter(s):
Graham, Fred;
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:02:20

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