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(Studio) Supreme Court ruling in child custody case relating to racism reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) Background to Linda Palmore's suit to regain custody of daughter Melanie Sidoti, taken from her following Palmore's marriage to a black, examined. [January 20, PALMORE - recalls reaction to losing child's custody.] Judge's decision noted based on Palmore's interracial marriage. Supreme Court's ruling today examined; decision of Chief Justice Warren Burger quoted. [PALMORE - is pleased.] Status of case at present mentioned; implications of Supreme Court decision on state adoption agency regulations considered.
REPORTER: Tim O'Brien Artist: Freda Reiter
- Jennings, Peter;
- O'Brien, Tim
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