NBC Evening News for Saturday, May 23, 1981
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REPORTER: John Palmer
(DC) Conf. this wkend. by Vietnam vets protesting their deteriorated health due to exposure to Agent Orange during Vietnam war examined; background to situation recalled, Defense Department films shown. Larry Driscoll's case outlined as example [Margaret DRISCOLL - recalls reaction to 3rd miscarriage.] Scientists from American Cancer Society and Rutgers Univ. noted denying proof of link between Agent Orange and health defects.
REPORTER: Susan Peterson
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