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Teen Bullying / Walsh, Clementi, McCance Cases #983109

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 22, 2010
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(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) Some updates on two teen bullying cases presented; photos shown of gay teen Seth Walsh, who hanged himself after abuse at school; details given from an ACLU letter about the school doing nothing. [In ACLU video, mother Wendy WALSH - reads message after her son's death.]

(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) The suicide of Rutgers University student Tyler Clementi after his encounter with a gay student was shown on line updated.

(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) The Website statement from Midland, Arkansas, school district vice president Clint McCance†† about gay teens quoted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The October 28 CNN interview with McCance about his Facebook rant about gay teens and suicide presented. [McCANCE - admits he made ignorant comments and would not support suicide or bullying of kids and his language was not correct; apologizes for being over the top; states this was done in ignorance.]

Reporter(s):
Gupta, Sanjay;
Cooper, Anderson
Duration:
00:09:10

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