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Supreme Court / Jury Gender Bias #592961

NBC Evening News for Saturday, May 22, 1993
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(Studio: Deborah Roberts) Report introduced.

(New York: Star Jones) A new case before the Supreme Court involving gender bias in jury preemptory challenges examined; details given of the case of James Bowman, who was involved in a paternity suit decided by a jury of 12 women. Recent overturning of decisions on the state level based on jury gender bias noted. [National Women's Law Center Marcia GREENBERGER, Harvard law professor Charles OGLETREE - talk about the gender discrimination issue.]

Reporter(s):
Jones, Star;
Roberts, Deborah
Duration:
00:02:30

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