NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 17, 1979
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(Studio) Partial integration of Bellwood Village, Illinois, and lawsuit against realtors with regard to "steering" of house buyers to specific neighborhoods based on race reported Supreme Court ruling supporting city's right to sue realtors with regard to practice reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Criticism of realtors with regard to their alleged attempts to segregate neighborhoods outlined; lawsuit noted supported by both blacks and whites. [Joan ROZNER, Leroy McCLENDON - comment on suit.] Lawsuit said brought after test conducted by open-hsing. advocates. [Advocate Edward POWELL - describes test.] Supreme Court ruling detailed; Justices Lewis Powell, William H. Rehnquist, and Potter Stewart quoted. Significance of decision cited.
REPORTER: Carl Stern