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Medicine: Fertility / Jacobson Trial #585424

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Mar 01, 1992
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Washington: Henry Champ) The ethical questions raised about the medical field of fertility/infertility in light of the ongoing trial of a doctor featured; courthouse scenes shown and sketches of Dr. Cecil Jacobson, who has admitted using his own sperm to artificially inseminate patients. [Former patients Rene JENNINGS, Judy LYNN - offer differing opinions on Jacobson.] [Representative Ron WYDEN - says it is a new field ripe for the exploitation of patients.] Need for Congress to deal with the infertility issue noted. (Artist: Bill Hennessy)

Reporter(s):
Champ, Henry;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:02:00

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