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Procreation Bans/Tucson Bankruptcy Dilemma/Mother-to-Child Camp (#751)

Betty Rollin reports on the controversial debate over procreation bans that some state courts are enforcing to deal with the growing problem of "deadbeat" dads; Judy Valente visits with Catholic Bishop Gerald Kicanis in Tucson to discuss the possible filing for bankruptcy by the Archdiocese as a result of the Church sex abuse scandal; Bob Abernethy provides a behind-the-scenes look at a faith-based summer camp that reconnects incarcerated mothers with their children. [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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