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Stevens / Supreme Court Appointment #35711

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 08, 1975
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(Studio) Senator Judiciary Committee begins hearings with regard to appointed of Judge John Paul Stevens to Supreme Court
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Stevens flanked by 2 Illinois Senators and Attorney General Edward Levi. American Bar Association gave him the highest recommendation. Med. opinions say he is recovered from 1974 open-heart surgery. Senator Edward Kennedy asks Stevens about death penalty, crime, ERA and women's rights. Stevens' answers noted. NOW opposes Stevens' appointed Chairperson James Eastland feels votes are there for appointed
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson Artist: Freda Reiter

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:01:40

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