CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 12, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Rita Braver) John Hinckley reported requesting outing from Saint Elizabeth's mental hospital. Hinckley's doctors reported rescinding request after Hinckley's latest exs. of obsession with actress Jodie Foster were discovered. Prosecutors quoted on screen; Hinckley's attempted assassination of President Reagan recalled. [US attorney Jay STEPHENS - comments on situation.] Hinckley's correspondence with serial killer Theodore Bundy recalled.
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