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Abortion / Partial-Birth Ban #740255

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 21, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Congressional approval of legislation banning certain types of late-term {partial-birth} abortions noted.

(Studio: Elizabeth Kaledin) The medical impact of the abortion bill passed by Congress examined; details given of the position of medical groups, including the American Medical Assn. [Senator William FRIST†- criticizes the procedure.] [Johns Hopkins University Dr. Paul BLUMENTHAL†- disagrees with the bill.] [Boston University School of Public Health George ANNAS†, abortion patient Audrey IVAN‡- say the decision should be made by the woman & the physician.]

Rather, Dan;
Kaledin, Elizabeth

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