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Washington, DC / Capitol Hill Shooter / Law and Medical Treatment #195121

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 24, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Barry Serafin) The reasons why his lawyers are keeping schizophrenic murderer Russell Westin from his medication featured; scenes shown of the Washington, DC, shooting of two police officers; details given of the legal and medical issues. [In January 31, 1999, interview, WESTIN - talks about time reversal.] [University of Pennsylvania bioethics professor Arthur CAPLAN, Georgetown University Law Center professor Lawrence GOSTIN - offer views on law and Westin's insanity.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry
Duration:
00:02:30

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