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NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 24, 1981
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(Studio) John Hinckley, Junior, reported indicted today for shooting President Reagan and others last March.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Indictments against Hinckley, involving shooting of President, Press Secretary James Brady, Secret Service agent and police ofr., examined; White House photos shown. Court proceedings before Judge Jean Dwyer and those scheduled for Judge Barrington Parker's court, discussed. Question of President's testimony at trial considered; Hinckley's possible defense argument outlined.
REPORTER: Carl Stern, Artist: Arthur Lien

Mudd, Roger;
Stern,, Carl

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