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Bork Resignation #318026

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 14, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Former Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork reported resigning from bench. Report introduced.

(DC: Rita Braver) Bork quoted. [BORK - says wants to debate role of cts. in US.] Bork's resignation letter to President Reagan quoted on screen. Reagan's letter to Bork quoted on screen. [People for American Way spokesperson Arthur KROPP - says Bork is trying to become martyr.] [Justice Department spokesperson John BOLTON - praises Bork's action.] Bork's assocs. quoted regarding resignation. Bork's future plans discussed.

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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