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HEADLINES

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Coming up on News 7 Mornin',
The bodies of U-S soldiers killed in Tuesday's bombing in Saudi Arabia are on their way home,
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And we'll have local reaction to the Supreme Court's decision to break VMI's 157-year old tradition.
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VMI


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=KHu
TAPE#96-51
GRAPHIC=VMI/Scotus


Virginia Military Institute's male-only admission policy has been declared UNconstitutional.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled yesterday V-M-I must admit women or forgo state funding.
Keith Humphry reports while women will not be filling the ranks in the corps of cadets THIS Fall, they may not be far behind.
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IN Q=The 157
SUPER=03-Lexington; :00
SUPER=01-David Nash/VMI Cadet; :19
SUPER=01-Gen. Josiah Bunting/VMI Superintendent; 1:09
SUPER=@keith1; 1:32
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(( The 157-year old institution is in for some changes- -some of the most far-reaching changes at V-M-I since the school began admitting African-Americans in 1968.
NAT SOT- -woman calling cadence- V-WIL drill


Women will add a whole new dimension.
One thing is the total lack of privacy in barracks.
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SOT 15:02
IN Q=Something would have

((CADET DAVID NASH: THAT WOULD IN SOME WAY HAVE TO CHANGE. WE HAVE THE GROUP SHOWERS. WE DON'T HAVE DOORS ON STALLS, AND WE HAVE WINDOWS ON DOORS. THERE'S VIRTUALLY NOWHERE WHERE YOU'RE UNSEEN OR ALONE.))
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OUT Q=or alone.


Just how far V-M-I will have to go to accommodate women is up to the Board of Visitors. The board meets two weeks from now.
But the superintendent says- -flat out- -that the Institute will NOT CLOSE. He has backed away slightly from saying he could raise enough money in just ten phone calls to make this a PRIVATE college. There is still support for the idea among alumni and SOME folks in Richmond.
If V-M-I does become co-ed, though, Josiah Bunting says he aims to abide by the law with minimal changes.
He's determined not to lower the physical demands on cadets to accommodate women, for example- -as the service academies had to do in the 70's.
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SOT
IN Q=As you know

((AS YOU KNOW IT'S VERY DESTRUCTIVE TO THE MORALE OF A MILITARY ORGANIZATION OR ANY ORGANIZATION IF YOU HAVE DIFFERENT SETS OF DEMANDS AND EXPECTATIONS FOR DIFFERENT MEMBERS OF THE ORGANIZATION.))
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OUT Q=of the organization.



NAT SOT- -rat line stuff


Most women would not chose V-M-I's adversitive method of training. The Supreme Court recognized that, and at the same time, "many MEN would not want to be educated in such an environment."
This school is NOT for everybody.
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SOT
IN Q=The superintendent says

((KEITH HUMPHRY: THE SUPERINTENDENT SAYS THE CLASS OF 2000 IS ALREADY SET FOR THE FALL AND THAT THERE'S NO ROOM IN IT FOR WOMEN. THAT'LL UNDOUBTEDLY CHANGE IN COMING YEARS. KEITH HUMPHRY, NEWS 7, LEXINGTON.))
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OUT Q=K.H., NEWS-7, Lexington.))


Alumni


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-55
GRAPHIC=VMI/Scotus


How realistic is the thought that VMI could become a private school to avoid admitting women? Local alumni say they're not sure.
At this point, they're resigning themselves to the ruling-- and weighing all the options.
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SOT alumni tape 7:00:42
IN Q=At VMI, we're taught

((AL SOLTIS/V.M.I. ALUMNI ASSOC.: AT VMI, WE'RE TAUGHT TO BE SOLDIERS. AND IF WE EXHAUST ALL THE OPTIONS THAT WE HAVE, THEN WE, AS SOLDIERS WILL OBEY ORDERS AND DO WHAT'S CALLED UPON US AND SET A COURSE TO MAKE VMI THE BEST CO- ED SCHOOL IN THE NATION. ))
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Soltis says he's disappointed by yesterday's decision.
He says it's not so much about admitting women-- as it is taking away from a valuable part of the V-M-I experience.
Soltis says he's most upset by what he calls the loss of the nation's diverse educational system.
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SOT 7:01:57
IN Q=It's worked for a long

((AL SOLTIS/VMI ALUMNI ASSOC.: IT'S WORKED FOR A LONG TIME. IT'S WORKED AT VMI FOR OVER 150 YEARS, AND WE'VE PRODUCED WHAT WE BELIEVE ARE VERY HIGH QUALITY ALUMNI. WE JUST THINK IT'S A SHAME THAT THE OPPORTUNITY TO DO THAT FUTURE WON'T EXIST. ))
SUPER=01-Al Soltis/VMI Alumni Assoc.;
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OUT Q=future won't exist
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Soltis says the alumni association will meet soon to discuss what action, or recommendations it will present to the school.






homepage


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NEWSCAST=Morn
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TAPE#none
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The entire Supreme Court opinion concerning VMI can be found
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VOtake homepage on WDBJ-7's Homepage.
The address is on your television screen.
It includes the high court's ruling as well as the concurring and dissenting opinions.
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Saudi-bombing


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Bombing


The bodies of those killed in the Saudi truck bombing are scheduled to arrive today at Dover Air Force base in Delaware.
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SUPER=03-Dhahran, Saudi Arabia;


Nineteen Americans died and eighty were seriously hurt in Tuesday's blast near the Dhahran Air Force housing complex.
There have been at least two claims of responsibility for the bombing.
Yesterday Secretary of State Warren Christopher interrupted his Middle East and European tour to fly to Saudi Arabia.
In speaking on behalf of the administration Christopher said U.S. policy will not be driven by terrorists' agendas.
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((STATE WARREN CHRISTOPHER:"NO ONE SHOULD FEEL WE'LL BE IN ANY WAY DETERRED IN CARRYING OUT OUR MISSION OF PEACE OVER IRAQ//WE WILL NOT BE STOPPED BY THIS OUTRAGEOUS EVENT."))
SUPER=01-Warren Christopher/Secretary of State;
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OUT Q=by this outrageous event.
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President Clinton, in France for an economic summit, says the U.S. mission in Saudi Arabia will not change.
The president plans to cut short his European trip and fly to Florida in time for Sunday's memorial service honoring the servicemen.
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OK-BOMBING


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NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=MEL
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Legal Scales


An evidence suppression hearing in the Oklahoma City bombing case continues today in Denver, and there could be some empty seats.
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Yesterday, the trial judge ruled that the victims' relatives and blast survivors can't remain in the courtroom if they want to testify during the trial.
That was unwelcome news to some.
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((EDI SMITH:I THINK IT'S APPALLING, WE HAD TO SIT ON THE VERY BACK ROW, WE COULDN'T SEE ANYTHING, WE COULDN'T HEAR ANYTHING. ))
SUPER=01-Edi Smith/Victim's Relative;
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OUT Q=HEAR ANYTHING.
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The bulk of the day in court yesterday involved an argument over suspect Tim McVeigh's clothes, which prosecutors say contain traces of Ammonium nitrate, the material used to make the bomb.
Defense lawyers say, F-B-I agents seized the clothes improperly before they had authority to arrest Mcveigh and a warrant to take custody of clothes.
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1-Sports


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NEWSCAST=Mornin
WRITER=cro
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In sports--believe it or not--it won't be all that long before N-F-L training camps get underway, and one Virginia Tech star knows where he'll be reporting.
Mike Stevens has that story and more.
Good morning Mike.
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IN Q=Good morning everybody
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OUT Q=see you then


Bunting


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NEWSCAST=Mornin'
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TAPE#96-44
GRAPHIC=VMI/Scotus


VMI's 157 year reign as an all male school has been declared UNconstitutional by the U-S Supreme Court.
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SUPER=03-Lexington/File Tape


VMI fought the decision, saying men and women are different.
But the differences in VMI and VWIL, the female alternative to VMI, are what swayed the court's co-ed decision.
The court ruled separate is not equal.
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SOT 18:01:42 6pm aircheck Wednesday
IN Q=They say it

(( THEY SAY IT IS THE UNIQUENESS OF VMI WITH WHICH THEY SEE THE GREATEST PAINS TO IDENTIFY, AS BEING WHAT IT IS THAT MAKES US A FIT INSTITUTION TO EDUCATE WOMEN AS WELL AS MEN.))
SUPER=01-Josiah Bunting/VMI Superintendent;
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OUT Q=as well as men.
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Bunting says changes to VMI's military aspects and the cadet regimen will be absolutely minimal.
VMI's board of visitors will meet next month to decide how the court's decision will be carried out.
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Allen


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TAPE#96-49
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Governor Allen says yesterday's Supreme Court ruling will mean costly changes at VMI.
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SUPER=03-Lexington;


Allen said VMI will have to build new facilities for women and change part of its tradition.
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SOT 02.49.22 - 02.49.43
IN Q=There'll be some

((GEORGE ALLEN/GOVERNOR; THERE'LL BE SOME PRACTICAL ASPECTS OF COURSE OF THE MILLIONS OF DOLLARS IT WILL TAKE AS FAR AS THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE FACILITIES. THEY'LL UNDOUBTEDLY HAVE TO CHANGE TO SOME DEGREE, I THINK A SIGNIFICANT DEGREE, THEIR RIGOROUS ADVERSARIAL APPROACH WHICH MOST WOULD NOT BELIEVE IS APPROPRIATE FOR WOMEN.))
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OUT Q= appropriate for women
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VO-NAT


Allen said he supports single-sex education and called the decision "unfortunate."
But he said the state will comply with the ruling.
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Allman


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NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=rjo
TAPE#96-41
GRAPHIC=Scott Allman


An apology in court yesterday from the man accused of causing a fatal traffic accident while fleeing from Roanoke County police.
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SUPER=03-Roanoke;


21-year old Scott Allman appeared in court pleading to three counts of involuntary manslaughter, and two misdemeanor traffic charges.
Allman is accused of killing a Vinton couple and their infant in April when he struck their car while he was fleeing from police.
Allman told the judge he's sorry. The prosecution expects he'll do the same during sentencing.
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SOT 11:16:55
IN Q=By the time they

((SKIP BURKART/ROANOKE CO. COMMONWEALTH'S ATTORNEY: BY THE TIME THEY COME TO SENTENCING THEY'RE USUALLY CRYING AND UPSET AND THEY'RE SO SORRY AND THEY WISH IT WAS THEM RATHER THAT SOMEONE ELSE. IT'S PRETTY MUCH WHAT WE HEAR AT ALL THESE SENTENCING. AND I'D BE SURPRISED IF I HEAR ANYTHING DIFFERENT.))
SUPER=01-Skip Burkart/Roanoke Co. Commonwealth's Attorney;
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OUT Q=hear anything different.
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VO-NAT


Allman will be sentenced in September and faces up to 32 years in prison.
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Salmonella


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NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=lbe
TAPE#96-54
GRAPHIC=NONE


It would be bad enough to learn a restaurant you frequent found two of its workers had salmonella- a food borne disease that causes severe stomach upset, headaches, and abdominal pain.
But imagine if the store REOPENED before getting the okay from health inspectors.
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SUPER=03-Salem;


That's what happened in Salem.
The Hardees on route 419 closed Tuesday after learning two workers had salmonella.
But it opened yesterday morning until ten after a manager mistakenly got the kitchen up and running.
The health department does NOT know how many people Hardees may have served.
The two employees with salmonella though, were not working yesterday.
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SOT 00:04:54 TAPE ONE
IN Q=It has

((ROSS GARLAND/HARDEES REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT: IT HAS NOT BEEN ESTABLISHED THAT IT CAME FROM THE RESTAURANT. WE JUST KNOW THAT TWO EMPLOYEES HAVE IT AND AT THIS POINT WE DON'T KNOW WHERE THEY CONTRACTED IT.))
SUPER=01-Ross Garland/Hardees Regional Vice President;
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OUT Q=contracted it.
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VO-NAT


During the inspection at Hardees, the health department discovered multiple code violations described as "too many to count".
Workers are being tested for salmonella poisoning and retrained in proper food handling.
If you think you have contracted salmonella, call your doctor, or the Salem Health Department.
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2-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morning
WRITER=amo
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=MLB


In sports Tim Naehring's 15th-inning, two-run homer gave Boston its first win of the year against Cleveland, 6-to-4. The Indians had been 11-and-0 against the Red Sox this year and 14-and-0 dating back to last year's playoffs.
For a round up of last night's Major League action...let's check out the boards.
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SUPER=91-Boston/==6/Cleveland/==4//Toronto/==6/Seattle/==5;
SUPER=91-Kansas City/==7/Milwaukee/==3//Texas/==6/Baltimore/==5;
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Here's a look at today's top stories.
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The Supreme Court has knocked down another barrier to women.
The court ordered all-male Virginia Military Institute to go co-ed or give up state funding.
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The bodies of the 19 U-S airmen killed in the truck-bomb blast in Saudi Arabia Tuesday are due to arrive at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware this morning.
Memorial services for the victims are planned for Sunday in Florida.
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And a Hardees restaurant in Salem is shut down after two its employees suffered Salmonella poisoning.
Workers are now being tested and re-trained in proper food handling.
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And those are your headlines for Thursday June 27th.
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VWIL


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=spr
TAPE=96-52
GRAPHIC=VMI/VWIL


Does the Supreme Court decision directing VMI to admit women spell the end for the VWIL program at Mary Baldwin College?
Scott Prince has that story from Staunton.
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IN Q=Last Fall
SUPER=04-File Tape;
SUPER=01-Cynthia Tyson/Mary Baldwin President; :33
SUPER=01-Kim Bond/VWIL Cadet; 1:07
SUPER=@Scott2; 1:16
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OUT Q=SP, News-7, Staunton


((Last fall, 42 cadets embarked on a new tradition at Mary Baldwin College... and for that matter in the Commonwealth.
They were the first cadets to participate in the Virginia Women's Institute for Leadership Program... touted as a military- style education alternative to VMI.
But today's Supreme Court Decision has cast doubt on the future of the program.
That's because VWIL receives money from Virginia Military Institute.
Funds are guaranteed for a few more years, but there are no promises after that point.
School officials now say they have to weigh their options.
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Current cadets like Kim Bond were promised a Mary Baldwin degree through the VWIL program.
She calls it a worthwhile experience and hopes the program continues.
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Those involved with the VWIL program are certainly disappointed with the court's decision... but say they're relieved that it's now behind them.
Scott Prince, News- 7, Staunton.))

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TAPE#none
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The entire Supreme Court opinion concerning VMI can be found
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VOtake homepage on WDBJ-7's Homepage.
The address is on your television screen.
It includes the high court's ruling as well as the concurring and dissenting opinions.
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Dhahran-Bomb


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Bombing


The bodies of the American servicemen killed in the truck bombing in Saudi Arabia are on their way home.
They're set to arrive later today at Dover Air Force base in Delaware.
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SUPER=03-Dhahran, Saudi Arabia;


Nineteen Americans died and eighty were seriously hurt in Tuesday's blast next to a U-S Air Force housing complex.
There are reports this morning a previously unknown group, calling itself "HIZBOLLAH-GULF", is claiming responsibility for the attack.
After ordering flags to fly at half staff President Clinton pledged to push anti-terrorist measures at the G-7 summit in France.
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(( PRESIDENT CLINTON:WE WILL NOT REST IN OUR EFFORTS TO FIND WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS OUTRAGE TO PURSUE AND PUNISH THEM. ANYONE WHO ATTACKS ONE AMERICAN ATTACKS EVERY AMERICAN. ))
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The president plans to cut short his European trip and fly to Florida in time for Sunday's memorial service honoring the servicemen.
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FBI-Files


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#Net
GRAPHIC=Washington DC


Former White House aides insist their improper acquisition of hundreds of F-B-I files was an innocent mistake.
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SUPER=03-Washington DC;


Former White House counsel Bernard Nussbaum says he didn't know it was going on, and if he had he would have stopped it.
Craig Livingstone, who ran the office that collected the files, announced Wednesday that he's quitting his job, and he apologized to those whose files wound up in his office.
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((I DID RECOGNIZE THE PROBLEM...EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.))
SUPER=01-Craig Livingstone/Fmr. White House Security Chief;
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OUT Q=effective immediately.
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Livingstone has been on paid leave since the Files controversy first broke.
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3-Sports


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Mornin
WRITER=amo
TAPE#=sports cut in
GRAPHIC=none


In Sports, a Virginia native took top billing in yesterday's N-B-A draft. Here's Mike Stevens with details.
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Citadel


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#96-56
GRAPHIC=VMI/Scotus


Aftershocks from yesterday's Supreme Court ruling on VMI are also being felt in South Carolina.
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SUPER=03-Charleston, SC;


The president of the Citadel says he won't speculate on when or IF women will be admitted to the all- male school.
But he says the military college will comply with the Supreme Court's decision.
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SOT citadel tape 18:14:46
IN Q=The Citadel

((LT. GEN. CLAUDIUS WATTS/CITADEL PRESIDENT: THE CITADEL STOOD UP FOR ITS PRINCIPLES, THE SUPREME COURT DIDN'T SEE IT THAT WAY. THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE DID SUPPORT THE CITADEL. BUT, BECAUSE OF THE NATURE OF THIS INSTITUTION, AND BECAUSE OF THE PHILOSOPHY THAT IT'S FOUNDED ON, WE WILL MOVE SMARTLY FORWARD NOW TO COMPLY WITH THE LAW OF THE LAND AND BE THE BEST MILITARY COLLEGE WE CAN BE. ))
SUPER=01-Lt. Gen. Claudius Watts/Citadel President;
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OUT Q=college we can be
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VO-NAT
SUPER=@File;


Meanwhile, the court's ruling is receiving high praise from the woman who fought to get into the Citadel.
Shannon Faulkner attended the school-- then dropped out a few days later.
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SOT newsfeed extra 20:15:12
IN Q=i'm proud

((SHANNON FAULKNER/FORMER CITADEL STUDENT: I'M PROUD OF WHAT I'VE DONE, AND I'M PROUD OF THE DECISION THAT I MADE WHEN I WAS 18 YEARS OLD TO FIGHT THIS. ))
SUPER=01-Shannon Faulkner/Former Citadel Student;
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OUT Q=to fight this
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TALENT=Melanie
SS=VMI/Scotus


No word yet on exactly how the Citadel will be affected.



ACLU


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=equ
TAPE#96-50
GRAPHIC=VMI/Scotus


The American Civil Liberties Union led the fight against South Carolina's Citadel -- and its Virginia attorneys joined the Justice Department in the fight against VMI.
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SOT 02:35;59
IN Q=Faced with VMI

((KENT WILLIS: FACED WITH VMI, THE SUPREME COURT HAD TO EITHER TURN THE CLOCK BACK ON WOMEN'S RIGHTS BY SAYING WE'RE GONNA ADOPT AN OLD, DISCREDITED PRINCIPLE OF SEPARATE BUT EQUAL. OR IT HAD TO LET IT MOVE FORWARD BY SAYING A PLACE LIKE VMI CANNOT ACCEPT TAXPAYERS' DOLLARS AND DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF GENDER. AND THEY CHOSE OVERWHELMINGLY TO LET THE CLOCK GO FORWARD.))
SUPER=01-Kent Willis/Virginia ACLU;
RUNS=:22
OUT Q=clocks go forward
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VO-NAT


In the opposing corner, VMI alumnus Robert Patterson was the lead attorney in every court below the Supreme Court.
The overwhelming 7-to-one vote was a great disappointment.
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SOT 03:52:20
IN Q=Quite frankly

((ROBERT PATTERSON/VMI ATTORNEY & ALUMNUS: QUITE FRANKLY I WAS SURPRISED AT THAT AND IT'S VERY HARD FOR ME TO UNDERSTAND HOW SOME OF THOSE JUSTICES WENT ALONG WITH MRS. GINSBURG'S OPINION.))
SUPER=01-Robert Patterson/VMI Attorney & Alumnus;
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OUT Q=Ginsburg's opinion.
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SS=VMI/Scotus


Patterson had NO comment on any possible alumni efforts to make the school private.

Howard


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=kmc
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=None


Authorities have charged a Roanoke man in knife attacks on two women.
22- year- old Ronnie Lee Howard is charged with abducting a woman at knifepoint nearly two weeks ago.
Howard also faces charges of burglary and grand larceny after forcing himself into another woman's apartment.
Police are continuing their investigation.
Additional charges are expected.

HARDEES


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morn
WRITER=mel
TAPE#96-45
GRAPHIC=None


It has been double trouble for a Hardees restaurant in Salem.
First the restaurant was shut down by the health department because of suspected Salmonella poisioning.
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SUPER=03-Salem;


And then the store re-opened for business without getting the okay from health inspectors.
The fast food chain on route 4-19 was closed Tuesday after two of its employees came down with Salmonella poisioning.
It re-opened yesterday morning, after a manager mistakenly got the kitchen up and running. It has since been closed again.
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SOT 00:03:49 TAPE ONE
IN Q=The health

((ROSS GARLAND/HARDEES REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT: THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT HAS REQUESTED THAT WE TAKE PRECAUTIONS AND CLOSE IN TIME FOR THEM TO DO A CLASS WITH OUR EMPLOYEES. ALSO WE'RE HAVING ALL OF OUR EMPLOYEES TESTED.))
SUPER=01-Ross Garland/Hardees Regional Vice President;
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OUT Q=employees tested.
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VO-NAT


During the inspection at Hardees, the health department discovered multiple code violations described as "too many to count".
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4-Scores


ANCHOR=Melanie
NEWSCAST=Morning
WRITER=amo
TAPE#None
GRAPHIC=MLB


In sports Bill Russell is 0-and-2 as the Los Angeles Dodgers' interim manager. Ryne Sandberg doubled twice in the Chicago Cubs' 6-to-4 win at Los Angeles. The Dodgers were playing just hours after learning manager Tom Lasorda had suffered a heart attack. Doctors say Lasorda's heart is working well following angioplasty.
Here now is a check of the finals from the ballparks.
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SUPER=92-Pittsburgh/==3/Montreal/==1//St. Louis/=11/Atlanta/==7;
SUPER=92-Houston/==4/San Diego/==3//Mets/==9/Colorado/==5;




SUPER=91-Yankees/==2/Minnesota/==1//Toronto/==6/Seattle/==5;
SUPER=91-Kansas City/==7/Milwaukee/==3//Texas/==6/Baltimore/==5;
SUPER=91-Boston/==6/Cleveland/==4//Florida/==3/San Francisco/==2;

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