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South Africa / State of Emergency #311393

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 11, 1986
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(Durban, South Africa: Steve Kroft) Implications for President P.W. Botha's government of court finding that he violated his powers in imposing state of emergency recently discussed; details given, scenes shown. [Attorney Dhaya PILLAY - notes decision suggests courts are still functioning independently despite government repression.] Circumstances surrounding arrest of anti- apartheid activist Lechesa Tsenoli, who filed suit against government, and his release today noted. [TSENOLI - calls for release of all detainees.]

Kroft, Steve;
Kuralt, Charles

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