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Springfield, Oregon / School Shooting / Oregon Law #424521

CNN Evening News for Thursday, May 21, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) The shooting at a Springfield, OR, Thurston High School by 15-year-old Kipland Kinkel, who had been expelled yesterday for bringing a gun to school, reviewed.

(Springfield, OR: Tony Clark) Live report on the shooting featured; scenes shown of the wounded and the distressed students. [Student Michelle CALHOUN, STUDENT, wrestling COACH - describe the shooting.] Kinkel's background and the apparent murder of his parents reviewed.

(Studio: Judy Woodruff, Greta Van Susteren) The legal aspects of the case, including the plans for Kinkel to be tried as an adult under Oregon law and the prospects for a court trial, discussed.

Reporter(s):
Clark, Tony;
Van Susteren, Greta;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:07:30

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