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California / San Quentin Prison / Death Row Inmates / Fatherhood #341020

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 28, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(San Quentin: John Blackstone) Battle of San Quentin, California, death row prison inmates for right to father children featured; prison scenes shown; details given of lawsuit of inmates demanding access to artificial insemination; mug shots of the inmates shown. [Prisoners' attorney Carter KING - talks about inmate's parents, desire for a grandchild.] [Murder victim's mother Jean LEWIS - comments on absurdity of inmates' demands.] [Wife of condemned man Janice GAY - asks why she should be punished.]

Blackstone, John;
Rather, Dan

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