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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 22, 1980
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(Studio) Judge reported declaring Texas state law barring illegal alien children from public schools unconstitutional.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Dallas, Texas) Texas said only state prohibiting use of state funds to educate illegal alien children; details given, films shown. Judge Woodrow Seals' decision today quoted on screen. Criticism of cost of educating such children noted. [Houston school superintendent Billy REAGAN - comments.] [Plaintiffs' attorney Jose MEDINA - responds.] State officials said blaming federal government for creating initial problem. [Texas attorney general Mark WHITE - comments.] Texas reported planning appeal.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg (KDFW-TV newstape) (KHOU-TV newstape) (KTBC-TV newstape)

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Engberg, Eric
Duration:
00:02:30

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