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American Agenda (Crime: Women and Guns) #145229

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 30, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Carole Simpson) Women and handguns featured; scenes shown from Los Angeles of a mother learning how to use a handgun for protection. [Firearms instructor Rebecca BANKS - explains her aim.] [Gun student Rita YOKOYAMA, gun buyer Kathy EATON - comment.] [Former L.A. police commissioner Ann Reiss LANE - doubts guns will make us safe.] [Paralyzed teen David LEE, mother Glenda Lee BARNARD - recall his household shooting.] [Duke University professor Philip COOK - cites gun statistics.] The question of whether women arming themselves will lead to more or less violence noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Simpson, Carole

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