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V.A. / Wait List / Miles Story #1080592

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Mar 19, 2015
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The CNN report on the wait list for veterans at the V.A. hospital system in Los Angeles reviewed.

(Washington: Jake Tapper) The story of an Iraq war veteran, Richard Miles, who tried to get help from the Iowa V.A. for his PTSD & then committed suicide in the woods, reviewed; details given from his medical records of depression & suicidal thoughts; scenes shown from the woods where he died. [Miles friend Katie HOPPER@- says it was Miles' cry for help & the V.A. failed him.] [Miles former boss Curt SIMMONS@, friend Harry ALIER@- talk about Miles.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Tapper, Jake

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