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Supreme Court / Next Noms. #554020

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 09, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Chris Wallace) President Reagan's reaction to Doug. Ginsburg's withdrawal from Supreme Court nomination process reported [REAGAN - notes Ginsburg's decision was forced upon him due to negative publicity regarding marijuana use.] [Senator Orrin HATCH - condemns lack of support for cands.] Next nominee said to be federal judge Anthony Kennedy; details given, scenes shown. Kennedy's lack of drug use noted. Educ. Secretary William Bennett's urging Ginsburg withdrawal with Reagan's purported acquiescence reviewed. [REAGAN - comments on how his role in the Ginsburg withdrawal has been distorted.] Bennett's ofc. said standing by story.

Brokaw, Tom;
Wallace, Chris

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