Time Magazine Contents Page

January 18, 1993 Volume 141 No. 3

THE WEEK 16

38

COVER: 'Til Death Do Us Part

Battered women who fight back and kill their abusers rarely succeed in making the case that they acted in self-defense. But that standard is changing, as a growing clemency movement argues that they have been punished enough.

24

HEALTH CARE: Someone Call a Doctor!

As costs zoom, the President-elect is pressed for quick action

27

CLINTON'S PEOPLE: The Tinseltown Twosome

TV's hottest sitcom pair serve as friends and image makers

28

CONGRESS: A Beginner's Bumpy Ride

New Senator Moseley-Braun gets caught in controversy

29

THE POLITICAL INTEREST: Here Comes Gridlock II

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