CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 27, 1985
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(Studio) Supreme Court decision on police use of deadly force reported; Justice Byron White quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) Background to Memphis, Tennessee, case and court's ruling examined; films shown. Ofr. E.R. Hyman's killing of burglar Eddie Garner reviewed. [HYMAN - feels Supreme Court has given criminals license to break law.] [Newark, New Jersey, police director Hubert WILLIAMS - supports decision.] Dissenting opinions of justices Warren Burger, Sandra O'Connor and William Rehnquist outlined.
REPORTER: Fred Graham Artist: Don Juhlin
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