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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #344

This program included a feature looking at the Supreme Court's rulings this term on abortion, gay rights and state aid to religious schools; a profile of Bryan Stevenson, head of The Equal Justice Initiative of Alabama, on his fight for Alabama inmates' rights to equal justice in light of the 77% of overturned Alabama capital murder convictions in the past 25 years; and a feature examining the growing number of Jewish day schools, which have become popular among both orthodox and non-orthodox Jews. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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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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