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Missouri / Police Shooting / Ferguson / Wilson Interview / A Discussion #1075068

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
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(Ferguson: Anderson Cooper) The aftermath of the grand jury decision in the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, of Michael Brown introduced; map of sites of last night's violence shown. [President OBAMA - says policy moves something forward.] The "New York Times" video of the reaction of Brown's mother Lesley McSpadden & her husband, who called for the place to be burned down, to the grand jury shown.

(Ferguson: Anderson Cooper; Ferguson: Chris Cuomo) The National Guard presence by the police & fire departments the day after the burnings & reports of possible protests at other sites discussed; scenes shown from the streets.

(Ferguson: Anderson Cooper) The ABC News interview with Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson after he was not indicted for the fatal shooting of Brown. [With George Stephanopoulos, WILSON - describes what happened in his confrontation with Brown, who hit him & how powerful he was & how they battled for the gun before he shot Brown, who remained aggressive; recounts then chasing Brown, who charged him & how he then fired a series of shots; adds there was nothing else he could do & now hopes for a normal life because he did his job right.]

(Ferguson: Anderson Cooper) Images of protesters in New York & Atlanta shown. Live discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin, Mark O'Mara & Van Jones about Wilson, the grand jury, the interview & the shooting. [TOOBIN - assesses what Wilson said & what he might have done before the fatal shooting & what the evidence shows.] [JONES - raises questions about Wilson's story--whether it is realistic.] [O'MARA - explains how witnesses fill in their accounts & Wilson may have done that: survival time.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Cuomo, Chris

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