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CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 27, 2017
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(Studio: Reena Ninan) Report introduced.

(Studio & Texas: Tony Dokoupil) States' passage of "blue lives matter" laws designed to protect police & first responders examined; police fatality statistics cited. [Texas police widow Heidi SMITH - worries about police officers {like her husband} being shot in the crimes.] [Texas state representative Jason VILLALBA‡††- wants protection for police: hate crimes.] [ACLU attorney Jeffrey ROBINSON - suggests this is not "hate crime": it ignores reality.]

Reporter(s):
Ninan, Reena;
Dokoupil, Tony
Duration:
00:03:00

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