CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 04, 1983
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(Studio) Justice Department reported filing suit for quick access to hospital records of severely handicapped infant under its "Baby Doe" policy.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Uniondale, New York) Basis of Justice Department suit, as presented by government attorney outlined; legal argument of parents' attorney Paul Gianelli noted. [Baby's MOTHER - feels government is interfering with their lives.] Ruling of Judge Leonard Wexler reported [GIANELLI - criticizes government] Justice Department's explanation for suit implied not believed by anyone involved.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg Artist: Jane Rosenberg
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