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Washington, DC / Sniper Trials #741828

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 13, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Jury deliberations in the trial of Washington, DC, sniper suspect John Muhammad noted.

(Chesapeake, Virginia: Pete Williams) Sniper suspect Lee Malvo’s attorneys’ strategy of claiming insanity featured; courtroom sketches by Art Lien shown; details given about the claim by the defense that the sniper spree was part of Muhammad’s plan to kill his ex-wife in revenge for taking custody of his children. [Malvo’s lawyer Craig COOLEY†- comments on Muhammad’s plan.] [American University Law School professor Ira ROBBINS†- says Malvo’s youth may help prove his vulnerability to control {by Muhammad.}]

Brokaw, Tom;
Williams, Pete

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