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A Closer Look (Anthrax Attacks) #739851

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 16, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statistics cited about the anthrax victims of 2001.

(Studio: Brian Ross) The forgotten victims of the anthrax attacks two years ago featured; details given about the seven cases, including that of postal inspector Bill Paliscak††, whom the government will not recognize as an anthrax victim. [Inhalation anthrax victims David HOSE††, Leroy RICHMOND††- say they get no help.] [Sinai Hospital of Baltimore Dr. Tyler CYMET†, Dr. Gary KERKVLIET†- say the victims did not get the needed support.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The proposal from Senators Tom Daschle & Patrick Leahy of legislation allowing the anthrax victims to apply for the funds available to victims of the September 11 attacks noted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Ross, Brian
Duration:
00:03:30

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