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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(NYC: Stan Bernard) Case involving comatose and pregnant victim Nancy Klein examined. Husband Martin Klein reported requesting that wife have abortion in order to save her life; details given of anti-abortion protests, scenes shown. [Dr. Joseph SMITH - says Klein will die without abortion.] [Martin KLEIN - says wife's parents agree with him.] [Voice of judge Bernard McCAFFREY - appts. husband guardian of wife.] [Anti-abortion activist John SHORT - comments on appeal.] Anti-abortionists reported planning to take case to Supreme Court Klein quoted with regard to his wife.
- Bernard, Stan;
- Brokaw, Tom
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