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Busing / Nashville, Tennessee #463489

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 11, 1972
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(Studio) President Nixon's moratorium on busing results in Justice Department intervention in Nashville busing plan.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cincinnati, Ohio) Nashville school board attorney's. argue, before 3-judge panel at United States Court of Appeals, that Nashville busing plan causes too much hardship. Dep. Assistant US Attorney General, K. William O'CONNER, attends to redeem President plan to roll back busing. Judges George Edwards, Wade McCree, and Anthony Celebrezze, receive O'Connor coolly. Admin. intercedes in court action because Congress action on busing moratorium is slow.
REPORTER: Carl Stern Artist: William Dula

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:02:30

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