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Ford / Supreme Court Nomination #35052

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 28, 1975
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(Studio) Ford noms. John Paul Stevens of Chicago to Supreme Court Nom. of a woman was expected by some.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(White House) Ford makes announcement before departure for China. [FORD - tells of search to fill vacancy. Stevens judge on 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.] Nixon administration named Stevens to Court of Appeals. Stevens characterized.
REPORTER: Ann Compton

(Studio) Stevens meets reporters
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Chicago, Illinois) American Bar Association endorsed nomination [STEVENS - speaks of Supreme Court nomination] Stevens background given; especially good with regard to antitrust law.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

Compton, Ann;
Miller, Ron;
Reasoner, Harry

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