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Georgia / Johnson Death #1069615

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Oct 12, 2013
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(Studio: Don Lemon) The dispute over whether the death of teenager Kendrick Johnson, whose body was found in a rolled-up gym mat in his Georgia high school, was an accident or a result of foul play introduced.

(Atlanta: Victor Blackwell) The mystery of Johnson’s death reviewed; details given about the refusal of Lowndes County, Georgia coroner Bill Watson to order a coroner’s inquest; scenes shown of the protests at the Lowndes County Judicial Center in Valdosta. [Parents Jacquelyn & Kenneth JOHNSON†– suspect pressure from the sheriff’s office.] [Last May, WATSON – says he took an oath that he would speak for those who can’t speak for themselves and he would welcome an inquiry.] [Today, WATSON – refuses to comment.] The legal plan by the Johnsons’ attorney discussed.

Reporter(s):
Lemon, Don;
Blackwell, Victor
Duration:
00:06:50

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