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Supreme Court / Family Medical Leave Act #719629

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 15, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Jackie Judd) Supreme Court hearings on the Family Medical Leave Act, which guarantees unpaid leave to state government workers to care for sick relatives, featured; details given about the case in which Diane Hibbs† broke her neck in a car accident & her husband asked for leave. [HIBBS - says the company changed its mind about leave.] [Pacific Legal Foundation Deborah LaFETRA†- says nothing in the Constitution requires unpaid leave.] [National Partnership for Women & Families Judith LICHTMAN†- talks about the use of the law.]

Jennings, Peter;
Judd, Jackie

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