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Wood's Death / Investigation / A Discussion #1007864

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 18, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The reopening of the case of the 1981 death of actress Natalie Wood introduced. [Los Angeles County sheriff's department homicide bureau Lt. John CORINA†- says we are taking another look at this case.] [On "today," former boat captain Dennis DAVERN†- admits to lying before in a police report.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Wood's mysterious drowning death in 1981 off the California coast reviewed; scenes shown of the boat; details given about Davern's account of "activity" in the boat stateroom between Wood and husband Robert Wagner. [Back then, L.A. coroner Dr. Thomas NOGUCHI†- says Wood slipped and fell into the water.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Inside Edition's Jim Moray and "Vanity Fair"'s Sam Kashner about the reopening of the Wood investigation. [KASHNER - explains the three reasons for reopening the case and about new "earwitnesses"; outlines what is not known about what happened that night on the boat and how celebrity compromises judgement.] [MORAY - raises questions about the police investigation of the Wood case at this time of the 30th anniversary.]

Cooper, Anderson

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