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Daytona Beach, Florida / Water Rescue / Wilkerson / A Discussion #1061630

CNN Evening News for Friday, Mar 07, 2014
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The rescue of children from a car that drove into the ocean in Florida recalled; scenes shown of the minivan driven into the water by the mother, Ebony Wilkerson††, who has been charged with attempted murder; sister's prior 911 call played.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Atlanta: Nick Valencia) Wilkerson's fatal accident in 2007, why murder charges have been filed discussed. [Volusia County Sheriff Ben JOHNSON†- describes what happened when people tried to rescue the children.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Dr. reproductive psychiatrist Catherine Birndorf† and CNN's Jeffrey Toobin about the law and mental illness. [TOOBIN - says we cannot predict when something like this will happen.] [BIRNDORF - says the woman was not thinking lucidly; compares this to the Andrea Yates case.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Valencia, Nick

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