ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 18, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Saint Paul, Minnesota) Suit before Supreme Court concerning sex discrimination by Junior Chamber of Commerce (Jaycees) examined; background to case reviewed. [Minnesota Jaycees president Ron DeCOUX - defs. sex discrimination.] National Jaycees recalled revoking charter of Saint Paul, Minnesota, chapter because it not only allowed women members but voted woman as president [Former Saint Paul Jaycees pres. Ann Ford NELSON - notes organization's motto.] Arguments presented to Supreme Court by plaintiff and Jaycee attorney Carl Hall outlined; remarks of Justice Sandra O'Connor mentioned. Legal issues at stake explained. Chief Justice Warren E. Burger noted former president of Saint Paul, Minnesota, Jaycees.
REPORTER: Tim O'Brien Artist: Freda Reiter
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