CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 11, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) News that Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas has used marijuana noted.
(Washington: Rita Braver) Announcement by Congressional Black Caucus that it will oppose the nomination because Thomas is against traditional civil rights policies featured. [Representative Edolphus TOWNS, Senator Orrin HATCH - comment.] [THOMAS, Senator Dennis DeCONCINI - comment on his marijuana use.] Withdrawal of President Ronald Reagan court nominee Douglas Ginsburg due to his use of marijuana while a law professor recalled. [Senator Howell HEFLIN - comments.]
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