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Nevada / Nuclear Tests #285540

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 23, 1982
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(Studio) NV-UT sheep herders recalled blaming above-ground nuclear tests for herds' demise.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Cedar City, UT) [Rancher Kern BULLOCK - recalls bomb test.] Death of sheep in region following bomb tests recalled. [Ellis LAMBETH - describes animals' plight.] [Bob CLARK - recalls animals' deaths.] No. sheep dying that year noted. [BULLOCK - recalls Army's reaction to herd's death.] [Ranchers attorney Dan BUSHNELL - blames government for coverup.] Judge's deliberate atomic energy coverup and ruling's implications noted. [Victims' attorney Stewart UDALL - notes implications.] [CLARK - isn't anti-bomb; regrets being used as guinea pig.]
REPORTER: Jerry Bowen

Bowen, Jerry;
Rather, Dan

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