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Abortion Anniversary #539829

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 22, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Anti-abortionists' demonstrations observing anniversary of Supreme Court decision on abortion featured; films shown. [Voice of President REAGAN - praises demonstrators.] [Jerry FALWELL - encourages movement] Phyllis Schlafly mentioned attending rally. Demonstrations in other cities, incl. pro-choice rallies, examined. [NOW president Judy GOLDSMITH - considers Reagan's stance hypocritical; explains.]
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Possibility of Supreme Court altering its decision on abortion discussed; Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's stance cited as ex Reagan's likely role in affecting composition of court considered; "Supreme Court Review" education professor Philip Kurland's perception of situation noted.
REPORTER: Carl Stern, Tom Brokaw

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:04:00

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