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Pensacola, Florida / Abortion Doctor Murder #155079

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 29, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pensacola: Al Dale) Murder of a doctor who performed abortions by Paul Hill, a member of an anti-abortion group, featured; scenes shown from outside the Pensacola, Florida, clinic of the car in which Dr. John Britton and his bodyguard James Barrett were shot to death. [Witness Tommy STEARNS - describes what happened.] [August 1993, BRITTON - talks about precautions.] Hill shown railing at a March abortion protest.

(No location given: Bill Blakemore) The recent trend of anti- abortion violence reviewed. [HILL - backs force to stop "murderers."] [On "Nightline", HILL - advocates doing whatever is necessary.] The murder in Pensacola last year of Dr. David Gunn and the shooting in Kansas of Dr. George Tiller recalled. [Operation Rescue leader John BURT, John BROCKHOEFT - call it a holy war and justifiable homicide,] [CATHOLIC, National Right to Life LEADER - respond.]

Blakemore, Bill;
Dale, Al;
Jennings, Peter

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