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Sports Violence #273107

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 30, 1980
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(Studio) House judiciary subcommittee reported holding hearings aimed at legislature affecting violence in professional sports.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Proposed legislature quoted; Boston Bruins' attack of Ranger fans in audience last year, Jack Tatum's tackle which paralyzed Darryl Stingley cited as exs. of legislature's paramaters. Details given, films shown. [Attorney Richard HORO - notes aim of legislature] Conflict between Detroit Tigers pitcher Milt Wilcox and George Brett recalled, discussed as problem with bill. [HORO - comments on today's hearings.] Statements of cmsnrs. of 4 major sports mentioned.
REPORTER: Ray Gandolf

Cronkite, Walter;
Gandolf, Ray

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