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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Election Analysis/Bear Butte/Supreme Court Abortion Case Update (#1011)

Bob Abernethy leads a roundtable discussion on the role religion played in the mid-term election results; Lucky Severson reports on the controversy over the rise of "biker bars" and other commercial developments near one of Native American's most sacred sites in South Dakota; Tim O'Brien provides an update on two cases before the U.S. Supreme Court challenging the constitutionality of the federal law banning "partial-birth" abortions. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: This series provides in-depth coverage of the top religion and ethics stories of the week as well as religious and ethical perspectives on domestic and foreign events and the arts. Hosted by veteran journalist Bob Abernethy, the series brings viewers breaking news through live and taped reports filed by a team of correspondents in the field and interviews with prominent newsmakers.

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