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Supreme Court / Criminal Defendants / Insanity Cases #141276

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 18, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Jackson, LA: Tim O'Brien) Supreme Court ruling in insanity case of David Riggins, who was given a mood-altering drug during his trial, examined. [Defense attorney Mace YAMPOLSKY, court psychiatrist Jack JURASKY - talk about the Riggins case.] Court's decision on use of drugs by a state outlined. Second insanity case involving a Louisiana man, Terry Foucha, who has been kept in a mental hospital even though he is no longer insane, detailed; scenes shown. (Artist: Carole Kabrin)

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
O'Brien, Tim
Duration:
00:02:30

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