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Almost Adults (Part III) #96238

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 22, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Saint Paul, Minnesota) Rising rate of unwanted teenage pregnancies in US examined; films shown. [Teenage MOTHERS - comment on their experiences.] Saint Paul, Minnesota, school system's approach to problem discussed. [HS principal Keith BERGSTROM - cites need of authorities to confront situation.] [Clinic coordinator Nancy REED - comments on sexual activity of students.] Saint Paul teen birth rate since program's inception outlined on screen. [REED - attributes program's success to clinic's accessibility.] [MOTHER - explains emotional reason for having child.] [MOTHER - feels accepted at school.] [Dr. Carolyn McKAY - notes problems of communication with most families.]
REPORTER: Jay Schadler

(Studio) Part IV announced.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Schadler, Jay

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