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New Hampshire Nuclear Plant Demonstrators #252122

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 02, 1977
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(Studio) Demonstrators against planned nuclear power plant in Seabrook, New Hampshire, were arrested over wkend. and now will test state by staying in jail.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Portsmouth, New Hampshire) 1300 people,members of Clamshell Alliance, are arrested and taken to Portsmouth, New Hampshire, National Guard Armory. Most refuse to be released from makeshift jail, which poses hsing. problem. [Seabrook opponent Mary Lou SHANNON - says staying in jail was part of agreement of group.] [Jeff MASON - says they've proved state can't handle them.] 2 parents search for daughter and are angry at arrest. [WOMAN - says daughter isn't stealing or murdering, but doing what she feels right; supports daughter.] Trials to probably come up later in month
REPORTER: Don Kladstrup

Kladstrup, Don;
Cronkite, Walter

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