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Fetal Tissue Banks / Bush Executive Order #868552

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, May 19, 1992
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(Studio: Susan Rook) Bush ordered the set up of fetal banks without the use if induced abortion tissue.

(Washington: Carl Rochelle) Fetal tissue banks approved by Bush limits them to miscarriages or tubal pregnancies and excludes those from induced abortions; Researchers say this handicaps research; Congress trying to overtyurn a 1988 Reagan Law; Medical issue becoming political; [Remarks from Dr. Richard ROBBINS, American Federation for Clinical Research; Ann UDALL, Daughter of Parkinson's Disease Patient; Jim SMITH, Southern Baptist Convention; Henry HYDE, Representative (R) Illinois; Strom THURMOND, Senator (R) South Carolina.]

Reporter(s):
Rochelle, Carl
Duration:
00:02:20

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