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Supreme Court / Flag Desecration #333171

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 11, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Rita Braver) United States Supreme Court reported ruling against federal law banning flag desecration; details given of ruling and proposed Constitutional amendment. [Shawn EICHMAN - says it's a victory.] [Representative Jack BROOKS - criticizes ruling.] President Bush's push for Constitutional amendment detailed. [BUSH - comments.] Congressional effort to word law to avoid first amendment issues noted. Opinions of Justices William Brennan and John Paul Stevens quoted on screen. [Senator Bob DOLE - says amendment is important.] [Senator Edward KENNEDY - comments on democracy.] Process of Constitutional amendment passage described. CBS News-"New York Times" poll on amendment cited. (Artist: Don Juhlin)

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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