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North Carolina Church School Controversy #257519

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 24, 1978
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(Studio) North Carolina's policy on church-affiliated schools outlined. Parents' protest of policy in Raleigh reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Raleigh, North Carolina) Positions of state, with regard to requirements for schools there, and of church-affiliated school supporters, with regard to what they feel is state's interference in an extension of their ministry, detailed. North Carolina's fundamentalist Baptist churches and schools mentioned. [Calvary Church School spokesperson Reverend Kent KELLY - says state has gone past what Supreme Court, Constitution and Bible have authorized; cites consequences of this to church schools.] Beginnings of court proceedings, before superior court judge Donald Smith, detailed.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Hall, Bruce
Duration:
00:01:50

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