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Supreme Court / Sex Discrimination In Pension Payments #498507

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 25, 1978
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(Studio) Supreme Court ruling on sex discrimination in pension plans due to usual greater longevity of women than men reported.
REPORTER: John Hart

(DC) Case involving women on pension plan at Los Angeles Water and Power Department detailed. [Effie McADAMS - says women should pay same pension amount as men.] Details given of Court decision, read by Justice Stevens, include congress intention with Civil Rights Act of 1964. Other details of ruling given; NYC's statement with regard to cost of reimbursing women noted.
REPORTER: Carl Stern Artist: Betty Wells

Reporter(s):
Hart, John;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:01:40

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