NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 13, 2000
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The activities of the Supreme Court during the post-election legal battles between presidential candidates Vice President Al Gore and Governor George W. Bush featured; details given of positions of various justices during the court hearings. [Before high school students, Justice Clarence THOMAS - reviews the last few weeks for the court.] [Constitutional scholar Jeffery ROSEN - talks about a rejected argument.] [Former Stevens clerk Clifford SLOAN - talks about communication between justices.] [New York University election law expert professor Richard PILDES - comments.] [Voice of Justice Sandra Day O'CONNOR - asks a question.]