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Abortion / Late-Term Abortion / Contraception #170172

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 08, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) House passage of a bill making some late-term abortion illegal noted.

(New York: Deborah Amos) How emergency contraception works to prevent unwanted pregnancy after sex featured; details given of an editorial in the New England Journal of Medicine calling for easy access to this form of abortion and the FDA's call for birth control pill manufacturers to update their labels. The opposition of anti-abortion forces to the manufacture of the abortion pill RU-486 noted. [Family Research Council Gracie HSU, DOCTOR - comment on the issue of emergency contraception.]

Amos, Deborah;
Jennings, Peter

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