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Hinckley Plea / Brady #742670

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 26, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pete Williams) The opposition of Sarah Brady, whose husband Jim Brady was shot along with President Ronald Reagan by John Hinckley in 1981, to Hinckley’s request for unsupervised visits home from a mental hospital featured; Hinckley’s doctors & Brady’s letter to the judge quoted; courtroom sketches by Art Lien shown. [Nancy Reagan’s former press secretary Sheila TATE††- says the possibility of Hinckley walking the streets scares a lot of people.] [Mental health advocate John FAENZA‡- says guilt by reason of insanity is not meant to confine people for the rest of their lives.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Williams, Pete

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