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In Depth (California / Buckwheat Fire) #893623

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 01, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Santa Clarita, California: Chris Jansing) Fire victims and authorities in California dealing with the revelation that one of the wildfires was started by a 10-year-old boy playing with matches; details given on the scope of the Buckwheat fire’s damage, and prosecutors’ struggle over how to deal with the boy; juvenile arson statistics cited. [Child psychologist Dr. Robert BUTTERWORTH†, California Fire chief of law enforcement Dave HILLMAN†- talk about whether the boy knew what he was doing.] [Fire victim Richard LIBBY‡, boy’s neighbor John BURGESON‡- comment.]

Williams, Brian;
Jansing, Chris

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