CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 16, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles, California: David Dow) Marc Christian, former lover of actor/AIDS victim Rock Hudson, reported suing latter's estate for millions in damages; details and results of trial given. [Christian's attorney Harold RHODEN - comments on Hudson's not telling Christian of his condition until few mos. before his death.] [CHRISTIAN - says AIDS patients have duty to disclose their condition to people at risk.] [Attorney/author Margaret DAVIS, attorney Griffith THOMAS - comment on implications of case.] [National Gay Rights Advocates spokesperson Ben SCHATZ - says award to Christian is excessive.]
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