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Georgia / Ridley Case #1028041

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 02, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Jonesboro, Georgia: Chip Reid) A Georgia judge’s unusual sentence for 17-year-old Miesha Ridley††, a daycare worker who caused the death of 2-year-old Jazmin Green by leaving her in a van on a summer day, featured; details given about Judge Steve Teske††’s requirement that Ridley make a memorial to Jazmin; scenes shown of Miesha presenting the quilt to Jazmin’s parents. [RIDLEY – says it felt like it was her child and that her life was over.] [TESKE - says how we respond to her is going to define the rest of her life; notes Miesha was already heading to college and on the path to success.] [Jazmin’s parents Charles GREEN††, April McALISTER††- react to the sentence.]

Pelley, Scott;
Reid, Chip

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