NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 28, 1978
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(Studio) Supreme Court decision in judicial immunity case involving lawsuit brought against judge by woman whose mother had obtained court order to have her sterilized as teenager reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Background of case, involving Linda Sparkman, given. [Mrs. SPARKMAN - has taken up babysitting because she loves children and can't have any of own.] Sparkman's lawsuit against mother, physicians and Judge Harold Stump described. Supreme Court ruling in favor of judicial immunity for Stump reported Opinion written by Justice White and dissent written by Justice Stewart quoted. Reasons for Court opinion and dissent cited.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan
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