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Aurora, Colorado / Movie Theater Massacre #1028014

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 02, 2012
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(London: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Los Angeles: Mike Taibbi) Questions about the mental state of James Holmes before he went on a deadly shooting spree in Aurora, Colorado examined; details given about reports that psychiatrist Dr. Lynne Fenton†† spoke about Holmes to the University of Colorado’s Behavioral Evaluation and Threat Assessment {BETA} team; statement from University of Colorado chancellor Don Elliman† quoted. [Legal analyst Scott ROBINSON†- notes an individual can be involuntarily committed if they are deemed a danger to others.] [Psychiatrist Dr. Victoria DUNCKLEY†- says psychiatrists tend to err on the side of personal rights.]

Williams, Brian;
Taibbi, Mike

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