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Campaign '88 / Critical Choices (Part I) #559130

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 10, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Carl Stern) Next president noted impacting issues such as school prayer, abortion and affirmative action. [Supreme Court nominee Robert BORK - says change is possible.] Liberal justices William Brennan, Thurgood Marshall and Harry Blackmun reported not likely to remain through next administration due to their ages. [Judicial Selection Project spokesperson Nan ARON - comments on overturning of decisions if conservative justices replace liberals.] Yonkers, New York, integration problem discussed. No. of conservative federal judges given. [American Conservative Union spokesperson Dan CASEY - comments on important of campaign '88.] Bush's tie-breaking vote in Senate to approve Dan. Manion as federal judge recalled. [BORK - says Dukakis court would do away with death penalty.] [Dukakis advr. Ann LEWIS - says Dukakis would leave court alone.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:03:10

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