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Boston, Massachusetts / College Dorm Ban #559609

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 08, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Boston, Massachusetts: Fred Briggs) Ban on late-night visitors to college dormitories at Boston Univ. reported; scenes shown of group protesting ban. [STUDENT - discusses ban.] Dorm life explained. [Boston Univ. president John SILBER - explains situation.] [STUDENT - says roommate brought boyfriend in on weekends.] [PARENT - comments.] Guest rules at dorms detailed; scenes shown. [STUDENT - calls it a bed check.] [STUDENT - says administration appears willing to negotiate.] [SILBER - responds.] [At rally, Abbie HOFFMAN - speaks about curfew.]

Briggs, Fred;
Chung, Connie

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