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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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