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American Voices: Jerry McGill

  • Aired: 02/22/2013
  • 01:33
  • Expires: 02/22/2018
  • Rating: NR
When he was just 13 years old, a single bullet in the back from an unsuspecting stranger left Jerry McGill a quadriplegic for the rest of his life. This random act of violence may have dashed the 44-year-old’s childhood dreams of becoming an athlete or entertainer but it never stole his optimistic outlook on life. McGill wrote a memoir addressed to the shooter called “Dear Marcus: A Letter."
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Jerry McGill reflects on the shooting that left him a quadriplegic for life.
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