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Supreme Court / Ginsburg Nom. #553411

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 30, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Carl Stern) Doug. Ginsburg's courtesy calls on members of Senator mentioned; details given, scenes shown. [GINSBURG - says he hopes it does not take too long to confirm him.] Ginsburg's record in Reagan administration reviewed. [Heritage Fndn. Bruce FEIN - says this situation could be a repeat of the G. Harrold Carswell nomination in 1969.] Various activist groups said watching Ginsburg carefully. [National Abortion Rights Action League Kate MICHELMAN - says she needs to know that Ginsburg will support Roe versus Wade.] [University of Chicago Jeffrey MILLER - says Ginsburg has never spoken on abortion.] [Lawyer David BOYD - says he would not even have a guess.] Ginsburg's family life detailed.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:02:20

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