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Mississippi / Governor's Pardons #1015349

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Jackson, Mississippi: Mark Potter) The anger over outgoing Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour’s pardon of criminals, including murderers and trustees who worked at the governor’s mansion, examined; photo shown of David Gatlin††, who murdered his wife Tammy in 1993. [State senator David BARRIA†- explains what a pardon means.] [Tammy’s sister Tiffany Ellis BREWER††- worries about Gatlin.] [Mississippi attorney general Jim HOOD†- says we have to try to fix the mess Barbour has created.]

Williams, Brian;
Potter, Mark

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