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Supreme Court / Thomas Senate Confirmation Hearings #340311

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 17, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Rita Braver) Senate confirmation hearings testimony for and against Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas featured. [Stanford law school Charles LAWRENCE - comments on Thomas' allegiance to the radical right.] [Georgetown law school Patricia KING - comments on abortion issue.] [Thomas' 8th grade teacher, Sister Mary Virgilius REIDY - says Thomas has not forgotten his roots.] [Lincoln University President Niara SUDAKASA - says Thomas looks at all sides of issues.] [Yale law school dean Guido CALABRESI - says he believe Thomas will change his views.]

Reporter(s):
Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:50

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