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Nebraska / Church vs. State Controversy #293228

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 13, 1984
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REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Louisville, Nebraska) Continuing clash between state of Nebraska and Faith Baptist Church over church school's lack of certified teachers and applicable law examined. [Church League of America spokesperson Dr. Ed ROWE - claims people are being jailed for their faith.] Background to conflict reviewed. [Nebraska education commissioner Dr. Joe LUTJEHARMS - notes state law pertaining to schools.] [ROWE - thinks President Reagan should be as concerned with infringement of religious liberty in United States as he is with that in USSR and Poland.] [Civil Rights Commission chairperson Clarence PENDLETON - feels matter can be resolved in state.]
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

Reporter(s):
McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:00

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