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Eye on America (Stun Guns) Part II #752346

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 06, 2004
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Denver: Wyatt Andrews) Continuation of a report on safety concerns involving Tasers, stun guns used increasingly by police because they are supposed to be non-lethal, presented; 911 tape played; details given about the death of Glen Leyba††, who was shot with a Taser during cocaine convulsions; photos shown of victims James Borden†, David Glowczenski† and Willy Lomax†. [Leyba’s mother & sister Connie & Shelly LEYBA†- question Glen’s death.] [Taser International CEO Rick SMITH†- denies the Taser caused the deaths.] [Forensic pathologist Dr. William ANDERSON†- comments on people with difficulties that may result in death.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Andrews, Wyatt
Duration:
00:03:00

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