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ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 12, 2001
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Betsy Stark) Federal court ruling that insurance companies must provide prescription contraceptives for women examined; details given of the suit brought by pharmacist Jennifer Erickson against her employer. [Plaintiff ERICKSON - raises the coverage issue.] [Cartell Drug Company CEO Jean Bartell BARBER - says most plans do not cover birth control.] [Planned Parenthood Roberta RILEY, National Women's Law Center Judy APPELBAUM - react to this "victory" for women's basic health care needs.]

Reporter(s):
Gibson, Charles;
Stark, Betsy
Duration:
00:02:50

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