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Baltimore, Maryland / Police Fatal Mistake / "Rough Rides" #1083159

CNN Evening News for Monday, May 04, 2015
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The view that Freddie Gray sustained his fatal injuries while in the police van in Baltimore after his arrest noted; video shown.

(Baltimore: Sara Ganim) The issue of "rough rides" in the police van in Baltimore reviewed; details given about specific prior cases that resulted in lawsuits, including by victim Dondi Johnson's family. [Alleged victims Jake MASTERS@, Christine ABBOTT@- describe what happened in the van ride.] [Masters/Abbott attorney Steve NORMAN@- comments on this police tactic.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Jamal Bryant, pastor of the Empowerment Temple Church, about "rough rides" & the Freddie Gray case. [BRYANT - comments on the charges against six police officers & the culture of reckless endangerment.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Ganim, Sara

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