CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 13, 1993
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(New York: Richard Threlkeld) The point of view of birth mothers in the business of private adoptions examined. [Birth mother Teresa ANDERSON, attorney Richard GILBERT - talk about her giving up her baby for adoption.] [American Congress of Adoption Kate BURKE, birth mothers Joyce BAHR, "DE Veda", Tricia HUNTER, therapist Cornelia SPELMAN - talk about adoption.] The increase in legal moves by birth mothers with regard to the process of adoption noted. [Concerned United Birthparents Janet FENTON, National Council for Adoption Mary Beth SEADER, adoptive parents "JOE" and "NANCI" - comment.] The need for a national adoption standard reiterated. [ANDERSON - comments on her loss.]
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