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Supreme Court / Unempl. Compensation /Parochial Schools #58573

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 21, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) 1971 New York telephone workers strike and unempl. benefits drawn by strikers recalled; film shown. Phone company complaint re: employer-subsidized benefits cited. Supreme Court decision today, upholding New York plan reported; Justice John Paul Stevens' major opinion quoted. 12 states said to presently allow unempl. benefits to strikers; map shown. National Labor Rel. Bd.'s order to Chicago archdiocese with regard to recognition of teacher's union in parochial school system and archdiocese's refusal to do so recalled. Supreme Court decision in favor of archdiocese detailed; Chief Justice Warren Burger, Justices William Brennan, Thurgood Marshall, Harry A. Blackmun and Byron River White quoted. Effects of decision on teachers in parochial schools noted.

O'Brien, Tim;
Reynolds, Frank

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