NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 10, 1978
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(Studio) Firing of police commissioner in Atlanta, Georgia, by Atlanta mayor reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Atlanta, Georgia) Details of Reginald Eaves' involvement in scandal re: promotion examinations for police officers and pressure on Maynard Jackson to fire Eaves noted. Jackson statement with regard to standing by Eaves recalled. Eaves' resignation in 90 days noted; Jackson's decision Eaves should leave immediately reported [JACKSON - details charges against Eaves.] Support for Eaves and criticism of Jackson noted.
REPORTER: Dennis Kauff
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