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AIDS #92705

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 17, 1985
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(Studio) San Antonio officials' threat of criminal chgs. against victims of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) reported; details given.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Manchester, England) Controversy over court -ordered quarantine of AIDS patient "Roger" at request of Dr. Edward Dumbar examined; background to case explained. Scenes shown. [Attorney Rhys VAUGHAN - defs. client's right to leave hospital.] [DUMBAR - feels patient threatened himself and others.] [ROGER - now agrees with doctor; doesn't feel his civil rights were violated.]
REPORTER: John Laurence

Jennings, Peter;
Laurence, John

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