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Shreveport, Louisiana / Hudspeth Shooting #730643

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 11, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Mark Strassmann) The controversy in Shreveport, Louisiana, over the police shooting of Marquise Hudspeth†† because police thought he had a gun featured; details given about the racial division over the incident and the exoneration of the officers; videotape of the incident shown. [Caddo Parish district attorney Paul CARMOUCHE†- says the officers acted in self defense.] [Hudspeth’s mother Larita JONES†- says she misses her son.] [Bossier City police department Chief Mike HALPHEN†- comments on public opinion of police.]

Rather, Dan;
Strassmann, Mark

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