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Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly

Episode #436

This program featured a news report behind Pope John Paul II's recent pilgrimage to Greece; a cover story on controversial legislation adopted in 37 states that mandates mentally ill Americans to take medication or face confinement; and a profile on funeral director and poet Thomas Lynch about his support of televising Timothy McVeigh's execution. [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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