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(Studio: Dan Rather) Supreme Court rulings on participation of independent voters in open primaries and on state rights regarding composition of November ballot reported
(Baton Rouge, LA: Fred Graham) Case before Supreme Court involving LA's mandatory teaching of creationism whenever Darwin's theory of evolution is taught examined; details given, scenes shown. [School board spokesperson Sam ROSENBERG - considers creationism purely religious teaching.] [LA attorney general William GUSTE - defs. law.] Scopes trial of 1920s recalled; photos shown. Creationists' legal argument discussed; scenes shown courtesy Films for Christ Association [Institution for Creation Research spokesperson Dr. Duane GISH - considers evolution irrational.] [Teacher Pepper DAVIES - believes creationists are trying to stop teaching of evolution.] Arguments presented Supreme Court outlined. (Artist: Don Juhlin)
- Graham, Fred;
- Rather, Dan
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