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Love Canal #65615

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 21, 1980
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(Studio) In response to President Carter declaring Love Canal an emergency area, EPA reported planning evacuation of remaining families.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) [EPA administration Barbara BLUM - notes emotional climate at Love Canal.] Recent study recalled indicating chromosomal damage among area residents; government reported tacking cost of temporary relocation onto lawsuit in hopes Hooker Chemical Company will foot the bill.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory

(Niagara Falls, New York) [WOMAN - announces government decision.] Call for full evacuation since beginning of disaster noted. [Lee LUTZ - comments.] Efforts by Bob Kott and family to find temporary hsing. outlined. [KOTT - makes motel reservations.] [Mrs. KOTT - comments.] [MAN - says he'll stay.] Further details given of Kotts' experience.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

(Studio) Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Gregory, Bettina;
Miller, Ron;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max

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