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Syphilis / Tuskegee #227973

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 08, 1973
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(Studio) 2 of human guinea pigs in Tuskegee syphilis research program tell stories to Senate subcommittee
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Charles POLLARD - says thought he was being treated for syphilis when actually was not. Was infected since 1933. Was given $25 for participation in program.] Senator Edward Kennedy reacts with shock and outrage at Tuskegee study. [KENNEDY - says somebody must look out for trusting patients being deceived by such projects.] Kennedy calls for watch dog agency to keep eye on human experimentation.
REPORTER: Hal Walker

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Walker, Hal
Duration:
00:01:50

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