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NewsNight Conversation (Ashley Smith) #805085

CNN Evening News for Friday, Oct 07, 2005
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Taped interview held with former hostage Ashley Smith, the Atlanta woman who spent seven hours last March with killer Brian Nichols, who later turned himself in to the police. ["Unlikely Angel" author SMITH - says she came into contact with Nichols by chance: a "miracle" that changed her life; explains her thoughts when she drove separately with Nichols; states she was being led by God that night; explains how she will testify.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown, Anderson Cooper) Why Smith did not answer the question about the death penalty for Nichols discussed; background scenes shown of Smith reading Rick Warren's book.

Reporter(s):
Brown, Aaron;
Cooper, Anderson
Duration:
00:06:30

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