After almost 30 years in a mental hospital, John W. Hinckley Jr., the college dropout who tried to kill President Ronald Reagan, is moving closer to the day his doctors may recommend he go free.
That concerns former U.S. Attorney Joseph diGenova, who helped oversee Hinckley’s prosecution in 1982. He told CNN, “I think John Hinckley will be a threat the rest of his life. He is a time bomb.”
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