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Agent Orange #298713

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 16, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Centers for Disease Control's study of Vietnam war vets. and their offspring said concluding no relationship between vets.' exposure to Agent Orange during war and birth defects in children; findings examined. [Dr. David ERICKSON - claims Vietnam war vets.' birth defects rate is same as those who never served there.] CDC conclusions outlined on screen. [Vets. Joseph FLAKE, Phillip ANDERSON, Agent Orange mother Rena KOPYSTENSKI - don't accept CDC's findings.] [Vets.' attorney Stephen SCHLEGEL - notes vets.' need to define reason for family's suffering.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Rather, Dan;
Tucker, Lem

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