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Medicine: RU-486 Abortion Pill / Research #345598

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 28, 1992
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Studio: Edie Magnus) Controversy over RU-486, the French abortion pill that is banned in the US, featured; details given of researchers' belief that RU-486 could also be used against hormonally linked diseases. [Brain tumor patient John GROW, American Medical Women's Association Dr. Marjorie BRAUDE - comment.] Response of FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to charges that President Bush's administration is blocking legitimate RU-486 research quoted. [National Right to Life Committee Richard GLASOW - says there is no evidence of RU-486's other uses.]

Chung, Connie;
Magnus, Edie

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