NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 29, 1984
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(Studio) Colorado Governor Richard Lamm's recent comment that terminally ill elderly people have obligation to die reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Denver, Colorado) Reaction to Lamm's remark, his refusal to apologize and explanation offered by him examined. [Florence STREAM, Edith BAUER - offer different reactions.] Lamm's comment, in speech about senior citizens, quoted on screen. [Representative Claude PEPPER - is shocked by Lamm's "cruelty."] [Gray Panthers spokesperson Albert AFTERMAN - criticizes Lamm.] Lamm's position on issue explained. [LAMM - relates his attitude toward own life.]
REPORTER: Roger O'Neil
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