assassination attempt

ronald reagan

Psychiatrist: Man Who Shot Reagan Wants To Start A Band

Court hearings are underway to determine whether John Hinckley Jr. will be allowed to live full time with his mother in Virginia.


John Hinckley Jr. (L) is escorted by police in Washington, D.C., following his arrest after shooting and seriously wounding then US president Ronald Reagan. (credit: AFP/AFP/Getty Images)

Reagan Shooter Granted More Time to Leave Mental Hospital, Visit Mother in Va.

A judge has ruled that the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will get to spend more time outside a mental hospital where he has been confined for most of the past three decades.