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Supreme Court / Corporal Punishment / Sex Discrimination #48203

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 19, 1977
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(Studio) Supreme Court rules corporal punishment not against 8th amendment and child doesn't have right to hearing before punishment, but leaves way open for lawsuits in state courts in such cases. In tie vote, court rules Philadelphia school system not practicing sex discrimination in running separate schools for gifted boys and girls.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:00:40

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