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Abortion Clinics / Terrorism #540073

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 06, 1985
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(Studio) Nationwide bombings of abortion clinics noted.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Pensacola, Florida) [Reverend Lindau BALLINGER - seeks congregation's support for bombing defense Kaye Wiggins despite opposition to both abortions and violence.] Wiggins noted among defs. facing hearing tomorrow on Christmas bombings of clinics. [WIGGINS - is remorseful.] [Bomber Matt GOLDSBY - denies being terrorist; justifies bombings.] Co-defense James Simmons mentioned, shown. [Anti-abortionist John BURT - believes bombings were successful.] [WIGGINS - is frightened; quotes Bible.]
REPORTER: Dan Molina

Molina, Dan;
Palmer, John

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