CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 21, 1982
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(Studio) California voters approval of Proposition 8 recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(San Francisco, California) Legality of Prop. 8 examined; law noted revising state's system of crime and punishment. Murder of Louise LaCort's daughter and boyfriend cited as example [LaCORT - notes coddling of criminals.] Details of prop. outlined, discussed. [Opponents' attorney James BROSNAHAN - claims prop. changes structure of United States system.] Arguments presented state supreme court noted.
REPORTER: Linda Douglass
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