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Nightline #969841

ABC Special for Monday, Jul 12, 2010

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  • Taped segment with David Wright (ABC), California Attorney General Jerry Brown, Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck, Los Angeles Police Department DNA Unit Chief Forensic Chemist Jeff Thompson, George Washington University Law School Professor Jeffrey Rosen, and lawsuit plaintiff Lily Haskell‡ re: issues related to California’s law which requires anyone arrested for a felony to give a DNA sample.
  • Taped segment with Cynthia McFadden (ABC) and actress Angelina Jolie re: Jolie’s personal life and movie career.
  • Taped segment with Steve Osunsami (ABC), National Incident Commander retired Admiral Thad Allen, author Dr. Michio Kaku, Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser, and fisherman Darrell Moreaux re: BP’s latest attempt to cap their off-shore oil well, which has been spilling oil into the Gulf of Mexico since April.
  • A brief Closing Arguments segment with McFadden re: Switzerland’s decision not to extradite to the US filmmaker Roman Polanski‡ to face trial for allegedly having had unlawful sex with a thirteen-year-old girl in 1977.
  • Reporter(s):
    Wright, David;
    Osunsami, Steve

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