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(Studio: Poppy Harlow) Report introduced.
(No location given: Sanjay Gupta) The debate over whether Blaec Lammers, a mentally ill young man who is in prison after purchasing 2 assault rifles, should be a prisoner or a patient, examined; scenes shown from the Jefferson City Correctional Center in Missouri; details given about his troubled past. [LAMMERS – says he would hurt himself before he hurt someone else; says he doesn’t think prison is helping him.] [Parents Tricia & Bill LAMMERS– explain why they called the authorities; comment on Blaec’s childhood.] [Blaec’s psychologist John PHILLIPS- says Blaec was never violent; comments on assessing behavior.] [Blaec’s psychiatrist Dr. H.J. BAINS- comments.]
- Harlow, Poppy;
- Gupta, Sanjay
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