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School Busing / Columbus, Ohio #500191

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 15, 1978
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(Studio) Report on confusion over Columbus' (Ohio) court-ordered busing situation, after involvement of Supreme Court
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Columbus, Ohio) Justice William Rehnquist's signing of stay in implementation of Columbus' busing plan and school system's switch to contingency plan noted; details given. Situation of girls assigned in spring to Eastmore high school who later became cheerleaders described. [Irene GOODMAN - states reasons for deciding to stay at Eastmore.] [School board attorney Samuel PORTER - states position on situation.] School board officials' plan to make request in October for hearing by entire Supreme Court cited.

Brokaw, Tom;
Scott, Jim

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