CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 22, 2008
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(Winnfield, Louisiana: Drew Griffin) An investigation into the incident in Winnfield, Louisiana, in which a black man, Baron Pike, died after being tasered by police officer Scott Nugent featured; details given from the coroner's report; scenes shown from the town. [Family attorney Carol POWELL-LEXING- says there is a coverup.] [Winn Parish coroner Dr. Randolph WILLIAMS- says it's a homicide and there were no drugs in Pike's system; describes the repeated electro-shocking.] [Winnfield police Lt. Charles CURRY- denies a role for race in the case.] [Nugent attorney Phillip TERRELL- defends his client's actions.]
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