CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 30, 2008
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(Pentagon: David Martin) The epidemic of suicides among military veterans examined; details given about Lt. Elizabeth Whiteside, who was threatened with court-martial after attempting to take her own life; statistics cited. [Father Tom WHITESIDE- describes his daughter’s mental condition.] [In “Washington Post” interview, voice of Elizabeth WHITESIDE – describes how she tried to kill herself.] [“Washington Post” reporter Dana PRIEST- comments on the Army’s reaction to Whiteside’s mental illness.]
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