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Florida / Prison Birth #262832

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 28, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Broward Cnty., Florida) Birth of Precious Agnes Moore to inmate-mother Terry Moore reported; mother noted as prisoner at Florida maximum security prison. Details given with regard to mother's convictions and sentences Child said fathered by prison guard; Florida law with regard to child born in prison remaining with mother until at least 18 mos. old stated. State's argument against child in prison noted. [Terry MOORE - talks about love for child.] State court fight to remove child cited.
REPORTER: Martha Teichner

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Teichner, Martha
Duration:
00:01:20

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