NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 26, 1971
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(Studio) Supreme Court upholds federal busing plan for Pontiac, Michigan. NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) attorney says ruling means those who oppose busing do it to disrupt law of land. School boycott reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Pontiac, Michigan) 1/3 of city's students stayed home Monday [NAG member Brooks PATTERSON - says shouldn't try to get Supreme Court to change minds; stresses Const. amendment approach; political approach only one for success.] Several Michigan representatives introduction Const. amendment to forbid busing for racial balance. Parents try to get police protection for children.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney
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