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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 04, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The arrest of Harry Burkhart† for the four-day arson fires in and around Los Angeles reported; scenes shown of the fires.

(Los Angeles: Casey Winan) The background to Burkhart's fire-setting spree and his arrest reviewed; courtroom sketches by Bill Robles of his mother, Dorothy, in court for an extradition hearing on fraud charges shown. [US attorney's office spokesman Thom MROZEK†- recounts the disturbance Burkhart made in the courtroom.] The apartment where Burkhart lived near the fire sites shown; details given about Burkhart's various medical conditions and his claim "I hate America". [RESIDENT - wonders.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Winan, Casey

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