CNN Evening News for Saturday, Jun 07, 2014
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(Studio: Rosa Flores) The case in Waukesha, Wisconsin, where 12-year-olds Anissa Weier & Morgan Geyser stabbed their friend multiple times to impress the fictional online character Slender Man, reviewed; 911 tapes played; details given about the creation of Slender Man, which appears on the creepypasta website, by Eric Knudsen; statement from the victim’s family quoted. [Voice of KNUDSEN – says certain people don’t want to believe it’s fiction.]
(Studio: Poppy Harlow) Live discussion held with criminal defense attorney Holly Hughes and clinical psychologist Jeff Gardere about the Slender Man case. [HUGHES – comments on the charges against the suspects.] [GARDERE – comments on the development of the suspects’ brains and the trauma for the victim.]
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