ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 09, 2004
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Washington: Manny Medrano) Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's controversial dealing with the media examined; details given of the incident in which his speech at a school in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, was recorded by two reporters, of Scalia's opposition to his speeches being recorded & of the federal law preventing officers from seizing reporters' notes. ["Hattiesburg American" executive editor Jon BROADBOOKS- expresses shock over federal marshals demanding the tapes.] [Georgetown University law school professor Paul ROTHSTEIN- calls the action high-handed against newspeople.]
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