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New Orleans Police Strike #262144

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 17, 1979
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(Studio) Cancellation of Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans due to striking policemen reported.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(New Orleans, Louisiana) Striking policemen shown. [Policeman Dennis REDMOND - says strike has united police department] [Mayor Ernest MORIAL - cancels Mardi Gras parades.] Teamsters union mentioned. National Guard said being used to replace striking police.
REPORTER: Sam Ford

Reporter(s):
Ford, Sam;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:20

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