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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 27, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Cape Cod: Mark Phillips) Issue of whether or not dolphins thrive in captivity examined; details given of recent government study of captive dolphin deaths; scenes shown from Duck Key, Florida. [Marine biologist Karen STEUER - says dolphins live longer in the wild.] [Humane Society of the U.S. John GRANDY, Flipper's trainer Rick O'BARRY - comment on treatment of dolphins.] Future of dolphin programs reported being reconsidered.

Reporter(s):
Phillips, Mark;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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