NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 24, 2004
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The Supreme Court case involving the legality of the words "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance examined; details given of atheist Michael Newdow’s view that the government is taking sides on a religious issue; courtroom sketches by Art Lien shown; opinions of Justices David Souter & Stephen Breyer quoted. [NEWDOW – states his view.] [Elk Grove, California, school superintendent Dave GORDON, Newdow’s daughter’s mother Sandra BANNING- support the words in the pledge.]
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