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Dan on Nightline: April 23, 2014

April 24, 2014
Filed under: Public Appearances — Staff @ 4:33 pm

Dan anchored for Nightline on Wednesday, April 23th for an interesting episode featuring an investigative piece by ABC's Chief Investigative Correspondent, Brian Ross on the company "Herbalife". Herbalife sells diet products to nearly 3 million distributors and is in the mists of a controversy, currently under investigation by the FBI and the Federal Trade Commission ...

Dan Abrams’ Web Properties: April 23, 2014

April 23, 2014
Filed under: Blog,Writing — Staff @ 9:15 pm

From Mediaite: John Stewart expressed his disdain for the sexist treatment of female politicians by the media on Tuesday night in "The Daily Show". Stewart goes down the list of various female politicians, like Hillary Clinton, who are oftentimes, negatively portrayed. Reports Mediaite, "Hillary Clinton being a grandmother is already a campaign issue, even when Mitt Romney being a ...

Jury’s Out: April 23, 2014

Filed under: Public Appearances — Staff @ 3:53 pm

Dan hosted a segment of "Jury's Out" on Good Morning America Wednesday, April 23rd. The first topic up for discussion was "unplugged weddings", a new trend where guests are asked to leave their phones and cameras at the door so people can enjoy the moment without any distractions. Dan's take? Its a bit selfish especially ...

Dan on Byron Smith Trial, Accused of Murdering Two Teens

April 22, 2014
Filed under: Public Appearances — Staff @ 9:16 pm

Dan was on Good Morning America Tuesday, April 22nd to discuss the trial of Byron Smith, a 65 year old man from Minnesota, accused of murdering two teens who entered his home on Thanksgiving of 2012. Smith is charged with first-degree premeditated murder for shooting and kill 17 year old Nick Brady and his cousin ...

Dan on Nightline: April 18, 2014

April 21, 2014
Filed under: Public Appearances — Staff @ 6:51 pm

Dan was behind the anchor desk of Nightline on Friday, April 8th in an episode covering an array of topics. First up, Nightline investigates the deadliest day on K2 Mountain. A group of 29 mountaineers attempt to scale the world's second highest peak,a feat that thousands have tried and some have died while trying. Nightline has ...

Dan on Oscar Pistorius Forensic Expert

April 16, 2014
Filed under: Public Appearances — Staff @ 8:34 pm

Dan appeared on Good Morning America, Wednesday April 16th to discuss the latest on the Oscar Pistorius trial. The defense brought in a forensic expert to back up Pistorius' account of what happened the night he killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The forensic expert, Roger Dixon, contradicted the state saying their investigators were wrong and explained ...

Jury’s Out: April 16, 2014

Filed under: Public Appearances — Staff @ 6:55 pm

Dan hosted another segment of Jury's Out with the Good Morning America anchors on April 16th. First up on the docket, a Florida school board member is trying to demand that parents adhere to a dress code when dropping their children off for school. The logic behind it is that parents should set the example ...

Dan on End of Oscar Pistorius Testimony

April 15, 2014

Dan was on Good Morning America Tuesday, April 15th to discuss Oscar Pistorius' 7 day long testimony and cross examination that finally ended. Pistorius is currently on trial for the death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, whom he is accused of shooting and killing  in the early hours of Valentine's Day 2013. He pleaded not guilty ...

Dan on 20/20: April 11, 2014

April 14, 2014
Filed under: Public Appearances — Staff @ 10:05 pm

Dan appeared on an episode of 20/20 entitled "Designing Women" which aired on Friday April 11th. In this episode, Dan discussed two murder trials involving two different women and two unlikely murder weapons. The first was the case of the 'Stiletto Murder' where a Houston woman, Ana Trujillo, was accused and convicted of murdering her ...

Dan on World News With Diane Sawyer: April 11, 2014


Dan joined host, Diane Sawyer on World News With Diane Sawyer, Friday April 11th, to discuss the latest on the ongoing Oscar Pistorius trial. Pistorius has been on the stand for three days now, being cross examined by a prosecutor known as the ""bull terrier", for his aggressive and relentless style of questioning. Pistorius has broken ...

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