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Hurricane Katrina / After the Storm / Bridge Shooting #944395

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 25, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Drew Griffin) An update on an incident in which police fired on a crowd on a New Orleans bridge on the first Sunday after Hurricane Katrina & killed Ronald Madison presented; details given about the Justice Department investigation of the police & about the evidence contradicting the police defense of the shooting; scenes shown from the bridge. [Victim's brother Ronald MADISON†- comments on his brother's death.] [Victim's brother Lance MADISON - shows the bridge killing site.] [Tulane University Peter SCHARF†- questions the police investigating itself.] [Shooting witness Kasimir GASTON†- describes what happened in the shooting.] [Police Assn. of New Orleans Mike GLASSER†- says the police acted heroically.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Griffin, Drew

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