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CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 26, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) "New York Times" and "Time" magazine noted now accepting ads for condoms.

(DC: Susan Spencer) Controversy over television and print advertising for condoms as precaution against AIDS rather than as contraceptive examined; details given, scenes shown. [Chronical Broadcasting president Francis MARTIN - considers issue one of public health.] [Courtesy Multi-Media Entertainment's "Donahue", Phil DONAHUE -discusses issue.] [WRLH-TV general manager Steven ENGELS - explains not running commercial.] Positions of NBC, CBS and ABC outlined on screen. [Representative Henry WAXMAN - criticizes networks' hypocrisy.] [TV Info. Ofc. spokesperson Robert MULHOLLAND -responds.] "Newsweek" ad mentioned, shown.

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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