ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 09, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Cambridge, Massachusetts) City cncl.'s vote to make entire city a sanctuary for illegal Central American refugees and possible legal ramifications examined; films shown. [Refugee "Estela RAMIREZ" - (thru translator) describes her torture and rape; reacts to city's decision.] Council's decision and meaning for city employees explained. [Council member Alice WOLF - notes employees will not voluntarily aid Immigration Service.] Similar resolution in Berkeley, California, recalled. [Mayor Leonard RUSSELL - fears refugees are being given false hope by cncl.'s action; explains.] [Immigration spokesperson Charles COBB - dismisses resolution' s impact.]
REPORTER: Stone Phillips
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