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Catholics and Sterilization #271605

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 10, 1980
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(Studio) National Conf. of Catholic Bishops said issuing statement to Catholic hospitals and physicians with regard to sterilization.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Statement outlined o:i screen, quoted in part with regard to prohibition against surgical contraceptives; statement author William May, Catholic univ. professor, quoted. [MAY - says sex isn't the most important aspect of married life.] Catholics for a Free Choice head Carol Bonosaro's criticism of statement noted. [BONOSARO - comments.] Lcl. bishops said deciding how to enforce statement locally; details given.
REPORTER: George Herman

Cronkite, Walter;
Herman, George

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