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AIDS / AMA #316294

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 23, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Chicago, Illinois: Susan Spencer) American Med. Association's formal position on mandatory AIDS testing examined; details given, scenes shown. [Dr. Henry WAGNER - favors education and prevention rather than policing indivs.] AMA's recommendations listed on screen. [Dr. Lonnie BRISTOW - explains organization's perception of testing issue.] [Dr. Jay HARNESS - questions economy feasibility of mandatory prisoner testing.] [Representative Henry WAXMAN - comments.] [National Gay Rights Advocates spokesperson Ben SCHATZ - regrets AMA's delay in releasing guidelines.] Surgeon General Everett Koop quoted.

Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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