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Eye on America (Stun Guns) Part I #752074

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 05, 2004
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Phoenix: Wyatt Andrews) Questions about the safety of Tasers, electric stun guns that fire laser-guided fishhooks and are meant to stop violent suspects without killing them, examined; statistics on gun shootings by police cited; details given about deaths of 40 people after being stunned. [Police OFFICER, Phoenix police department Sgt. Lauri WILLIAMS†- praise the guns.] [Taser International CEO Rick SMITH†- says the people would have died anyway.] [Victim’s sister Shelly LEYBA†- refutes Smith’s claim.]

Rather, Dan;
Andrews, Wyatt

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