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Milwaukee, Wisconsin / Dahmer Trial / Sanity Issue #139479

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 10, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Milwaukee: Tim O'Brien) Ongoing sanity trial of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer featured; scenes shown from the Milwaukee, WI, courtroom. [Defense psychiatrist Dr. Frederick BERLIN, court-appointed psychiatrist Dr. George PALERMO - testify on the sanity issue.] Wisconsin law regarding sanity/insanity outlined on screen. [State's insanity law drafter Stephen GLYNN - recalls Dahmer's handling of the police.] [Marquette law school professor Thomas HAMMER - comments.] Use of insanity defense by serial killers John Wayne Gacy and David Berkowitz and by John Hinckley reviewed.

Jennings, Peter;
O'Brien, Tim

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