NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 11, 1989
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.
(NYC: Cassandra Clayton) Performance of abortion at North Shore Univ. Hospital on comatose patient Nancy Klein reported; details given of court battle between husband Martin Klein and anti-abortion activists; led by John Short, over pregnant wife who was injured in car accident; scenes and photograph shown. [KLEIN - says the decision was his.] Refusal by Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall to halt abortion noted. [KLEIN - says question was who can make these kind of decisions.]
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