CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 10, 1980
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(Studio) Supreme Court's usual reaction to issue of government-funded abortions recalled.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Chicago, Illinois) Cook Cnty. Hospital's response to this summer's ruling by Supreme Court with regard to state-funded abortions noted; annual number of indigent women recing. abortions at hospital prior to that ruling mentioned. Cnty. board chairperson George Dunn's ruling quoted. [Planned Parenthood spokesperson Norman LEVINE - comments.] [Pro-Life Action League spokesperson Jog. SCHEIDLER - responds.] Alternative offered women seeking abortions in Cook Cnty. now and number of states as well as Washington, DC presently funding abortions discussed.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara
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