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Ten O'Clock News; Cox on judicial reform

12/08/1976

Reporters set up microphones at podium. Archibald Cox chairs a press conference on judicial reform and court reorganization. He describes the effects and causes of delays in the Massachusetts courts and the budgets associated with the courts. He is flanked by Alan Sisitsky, Michael Dukakis, Kevin Harrington, Michael Flaherty, and Francis Bellotti. He thanks committee that did the study. Attorney General Francis Bellotti expresses his support of the committee, which he hopes will be able to bring about the necessary judicial reform.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Cox on judicial reform

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:20:14

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Massachusetts -- Politics and government
Budget
Cox, Archibald, 1912-2004
Harrington, Kevin B.
Press conferences
Dukakis, Michael S. (Michael Stanley), 1933-
Bellotti, Francis X.
Courts
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Bellotti, Francis X. (Speaker)
Cox, Archibald, 1912-2004 (Speaker)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Cox on judicial reform,” 12/08/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C642EA0AC1E8408EA2D5064439B3327B.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Cox on judicial reform.” 12/08/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C642EA0AC1E8408EA2D5064439B3327B>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Cox on judicial reform. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C642EA0AC1E8408EA2D5064439B3327B
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