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Florida / Alexander Sentence #1052138

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Sep 26, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Jacksonville, Florida: Gary Tuchman) The Florida case of Marissa Alexander, sentenced to 20 years for firing a gun near her abusive husband, Rico Gray††, reviewed; details given about the state's stand your ground law and what Gray has said about the shooting incident. [In interview, ALEXANDER - describes the abuse from her husband, why she grabbed her gun in the garage: he threatened her; says she is fighting for her life.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Atlanta: Gary Tuchman) The legal status of Alexander's case in a new trial and the aggressive approach of the state to her case and appeal discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Tuchman, Gary
Duration:
00:06:10

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