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CBS Evening News for
Thursday, Aug 11, 1994

Headline: Eye On America (Savona, New York / Child Murder)

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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Savona, New York: Anthony Mason) The murder of four-year-old Derrick Robie by 13-year-old Eric Smith in Savona, New York, reported. [Derrick's MOTHER - calls the boy her little firecracker.] [Savona resident Penney CARLTON - comments.] [Prosecutor John TUNNEY - describes the murder.] [Savona resident Mary DAVIDSON, defense attorney Kevin BRADLEY - comment.] Smith's actions reported stemming from a rage disorder induced by epilepsy medication taken by his mother during the pregnancy. [Reverend Neil STRONG, CARLTON - comment.]

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Program Time:05:54:20 pm - 05:58:10 pm. Duration: 03:50
Reporters:Mason, Anthony; Rather, Dan
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:358300