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Supreme Court / Racial Discrimination / Open Ctrooms. / Worker Safety #271797

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 02, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Supreme Court ruling in case brought by white contractors with regard to cong. quotas for minority contractors on public works projects examined; Chief Justice Warren Burger and dissenter Justice Potter Stewart quoted. [Author of law Representative Parren MITCHELL - notes importance of court decision.] [New York Building Trades Employers Association spokesperson William CANAVAN - comments.] Supreme Court decision with regard to public and press attending criminal trials reported; background to case and court ruling outlined. [Attorney for Richmond newspapers, Laurence TRIBE - comments; quotes Justice John Paul Stevens.] Possible implications on limitations of court ruling considered.
REPORTER: Fred Graham Artist: Arthur Lien

(Studio) Supreme Court decision on limitations of Occupational Safety and Health Admin. reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Court ruling on worker safety and exposure to carcinogen benzene examined. [National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health spokesperson Dr. Anthony ROBBINS - says number of workers will develope leukemia and other diseases from benzene.] [American Petroleum Institute pres, Charles DiBONA - responds.] Justice Lewis Powell quoted.
REPORTER: Jim McManus

Reporter(s):
Graham, Fred;
McManus, Jim;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:04:50

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