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Abortion portrayal

A Private Matter (television)

Notes:

Based on the true story Sherri Finkbine, a woman who in the 1960s sought a medically recommended abortion and endured a firestorm of public controversy about her decision.

KEYWORDS: Pregnancy decision.

Release date: June 20, 1992
Time setting: Past
Geographical setting: US (Arizona)
Abortion legality: Legal
Health outcomes: None
Character age: 30-39
Genre: Drama
Network: HBO

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