NBC Evening News for Monday, May 30, 2016
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(Cincinnati, Ohio: Blake McCoy) The outrage over the slain silverback gorilla Harambe at the Cincinnati Zoo reviewed; scenes shown of Harambe grabbing a toddler by the ankle; details given about the social media petition urging that the mother of the child be charged with negligence; mother’s Facebook post quoted; animation shown. [Cincinnati Zoo director Thane MAYNARD- defends the zoo's decision to kill the gorilla.] [Wildlife biologist Jeff CORWIN, animal rights activist Anthony SETA- comment.]
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