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Supreme Court / School Prayer #92620

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 13, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Williamsport, Pennsylvania) Case coming before Supreme Court involving school prayer and use of school property by religious club reviewed, discussed. [Petros Club member Michael BENDER - describes club's religious activities.] Basis of school board's denial of club's request to meet on school property quoted on screen. [School superintendent Dr. Oscar KNADE - defs. ruling based on First Amendment.] [Club member Krista CURREN - defs. club's right.] (Poor video obscures name on screen.) [KNADE - conts. explanation.] Arguments presented Supreme Court by Reagan administration quoted on screen. [STUDENT - comments.] Congress's passage of Equal Access Act recalled.

Donaldson, Sam;
O'Brien, Tim

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