NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 03, 1983
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(Studio) Supreme Court decision on lower court ruling upholding gun control law in Chicago suburb reported.
REPORTER: John Palmer
(DC) Implications of court's decision on Morton Grove, Illinois, law against handgun ownership examined; background to case recalled. [Village attorney Martin ASHMAN - encourages other towns to follow Morton Grove.] [Anti-Handgun Coalition spokesperson Michael BEARD - praises court decision.] [National Rifle Association spokesperson John AQUILINO - dismisses relevance of Supreme Court action.] Evanston, Illinois, noted passing handgun ban as well; Skokie, Illinois, officials mentioned considering issue tonight.
REPORTER: Carl Stern
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