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Mississippi / Hanging Man / Byrd #1080585

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Mar 19, 2015
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The discovery of the body of a black man, Otis Byrd, found hanging from a tree in Mississippi introduced. [Claiborne County Sheriff Marvin LUCAS@- comments on the body.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Evan Perez) The information about the search for Byrd, who had been missing, the decomposing body's discovery & the lynching issue discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former FBI agent Tom Fuentes & "New York Times" columnist Charles Blow about the Mississippi incident. [FUENTES - raises the issue of "domestic terrorism" in the Byrd death.] [BLOW - cautions we don't yet know anything about the case.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Perez, Evan

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