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CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 04, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The murder last spring of Dr. George Tiller, who provided late-term abortions, recalled.

(Bellevue, Nebraska: Jim Axelrod) The controversial practice of Leroy Carhart†† featured; scenes shown of protests outside his Nebraska abortion clinic; statistics on reasons for abortions at his clinic cited. [CARHART – says women still need somebody to care for them; comments on being a target and carrying on in the wake of his colleague Tiller’s death; says he totally believes in his cause.] [Patient “SUE” – comments on her situation.] [Anti-abortion rights activist Larry DONLAN†- compares Carhart’s practice to gassing Jews and enslaving black people.]

Couric, Katie;
Axelrod, Jim

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