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Iraq / US Military / Pregnant Punishment / A Discussion #955280

CNN Evening News for Monday, Dec 21, 2009
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(Studio: Erica Hill) The directive in Iraq from Maj. Gen. Anthony Cucolo that soldiers will be punished for pregnancy quoted.

(Studio: Erica Hill) Live discussion held with "Love My Rifle More Than You" author Kayla Williams & former JAG officer Thomas Kenniff about the military's ruling on pregnancy. [In studio, KENNIFF - doubts this directive is legal; comments on the legal issues of banning sexual relations altogether.] [WILLIAMS - expresses mixed feelings about the punishment as a deterrent against risky behavior; calls this a difficult issue for women in the military; explains why some women back the concept.]

Reporter(s):
Hill, Erica
Duration:
00:06:30

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