ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 30, 1978
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(Studio) Bowling Green, Kentucky, jury's innocent verdict in trial of woman chgd. with performing illegal abortion on self reported.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(Bowling Green, Kentucky) Details given about trial of Marla Pitchford; prosecutors' questioning of use of temporary insanity as defense and also of fairness of law under which Pitchford was prosecuted reported [Commonwealth attorney Morris LOWE - doesn't think penalties should be same for woman performing such abortion and quack physicians doing so.] Jury's verdict of not guilty stated.
REPORTER: Royal Kennedy
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