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CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 04, 2003
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Studio: Jim Axelrod) Last-minute charges of sexual misconduct delaying the vote by Episcopalian leaders on confirming the church's first openly gay bishop, Gene Robinson, featured; details given about an investigation of Robinson’s relationship to a Website that reaches out to gay & bisexual youth. [Earlier, Episcopal Church Foundation Rev. William SACHS†- says he would be astonished if the vote does not pass.] [Episcopal Church spokesperson Jim SOLHEIM†- questions the timing of the accusations.] [Parishioner Robin COTTON†- calls the accusations pathetic.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Axelrod, Jim
Duration:
00:02:30

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