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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Religion and the Courts/Dr. T/Obama and the Muslim World (#1239)

Guest anchor Deborah Potter leads a studio discussion on President Obama's selection of Sonia Sotomayor as U.S. Supreme Court Justice and the California Supreme Court ruling upholding Proposition 8; Mary Alice Williams talks with obstetrician Dr. Joseph Tate, an Orthodox Jew, about how faith guides his medical decision to perform VBAC deliveries; Rep. David Price (D-NC) shares his thoughts about President Obama's upcoming speech in Egypt to the Muslim world. [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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