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A Nation of Victims (Legal Defense) Part II #596318

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 17, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Delano, California: Bob Faw) The issue of the use of victimization as a legal defense examined; details given of the case of Persian Jew Mussa Hanoukai, who beat his wife to death after decades of abuse from her. [Defense lawyer James BLATT, clinical psychologist Dr. Homa MAMOUDI, juror Richard MANN - explain the battered husband defense.] [Los Angeles Iranian-American WOMAN, Harvard law professor Alan DERSHOWITZ - react to the legal decision.] [Juror Stella GEORGE, BLATT - comment further on the Hanoukai case.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Faw, Bob

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