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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 22, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Bruce Morton) Out-of-court settlement in Illinois of abortion rights case featured; details given of politics behind the compromise. [Illinois attorney general Neil HARTIGAN - says department of public health will have regulatory authority to set abortion standards.] [Governor James THOMPSON, National Abortion Rights Action League's Dawn JOHNSON, National Right to Life's David O'STEEN - comment on politics behind Hartigan's role.] Impact of this settlement on Supreme Court and abortion issue explained.

Reporter(s):
Morton, Bruce;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:50

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