NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 27, 1988
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(DC: Robert Bazell) French drug company reported removing abortion pill, RU 486, from market [Groupe Roussel Uclaf spokesperson Pierre JOLY - comments on pill.] [Dr. Paul ROBELLE - praises drug.] [Dr. Annie BUREAU - is angry because pill was removed from market] Pill's advocates noted hoping to relax argument surrounding abortion by making it non-surgical procedure. [Dr. Joseph SPEIDEL - comments on pill.] [National Right to Life spokesperson Kay JAMES - says pill's purpose is to take life.]
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