NBC Evening News for Monday, Jun 23, 1980
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(Studio) Latest round in feud between Mayor Jane Byrne and "Chicago Tribune" newspaper said resulting in paper's eviction from city hall press room.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Chicago, Illinois) Article appearing in Sunday's "Tribune", allegedly sparking incident, shown, outlined; same story noted carried by "Chicago Sun-Times". [BYRNE - criticizes "Tribune".] "Tribune" reporter Robert Davis refusal to leave noted. [DAVIS - comments,] Byrne's press secretary, who's also her husband, quoted with regard to Davis being "squatter." [Jay McMULLEN - comments.] McMullen said denying that city workers were forbidden to speak with "Tribune" reporters; Byrne's order to that effect recalled.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs