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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.

04/24/2015

This 30 March 1981 file photo shows John Hinckley Jr. (L) escorted by police in Washington, DC, following his arrest after shooting and seriously wounding then US president Ronald Reagan. (Credit: AFP/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Rejects GPS Monitor for Reagan Shooter

Testimony is continuing for a third day in a court hearing to determine whether the man who shot President Ronald Reagan should be allowed to live full-time outside a mental hospital.

04/24/2015

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)

Government Wants Strict Conditions for Man Who Shot Reagan

If the man who shot President Ronald Reagan is allowed to leave a mental hospital for good, he should have to live under strict conditions, wearing an ankle monitoring device and driving a car with a GPS tracking device, government lawyers said Thursday.

04/23/2015

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)

John Hinckley Returns to D.C. Court for Hearings on Freedom

The would-be assassin of President Ronald Reagan is “clinically ready” to live fulltime outside a mental hospital, his lawyer argued in federal court on Wednesday.

04/21/2015

File photo of President Ronald Reagan. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Reagan Speech Patterns Show Early Signs Of Alzheimer’s While In Office

A new study links former President Ronald Reagan’s public speech patterns and mannerisms to the early onset and development of dementia and Alzheimer’s.

04/01/2015

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 Won’t Face New Charges in Brady Death

Federal prosecutors say the man who shot President Ronald Reagan and three other people in 1981 won’t face new charges in the death last summer of Reagan’s former press secretary.

01/02/2015

For-profit colleges that don't produce graduates capable of paying off their student loans could soon face the wrath of the federal government.  (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

African-American Professor: Reagan Did More To Help Black Education Than Obama

Dr. Jahi Issa credits President Reagan with doing more to help fund black teachers at Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

10/29/2014

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told a crowd of law school students that if taxes in the U.S. become too high then people “should revolt.” (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Scalia To Student: If Taxes Go Too High ‘Perhaps You Should Revolt’

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told a crowd of law school students that if taxes in the U.S. become too high then people “should revolt.”

04/18/2014

Former press secretary Mike McCurry (R) laughs with other former press secretaries Pierre Salinger ( L), Larry Speakes (2nd R) and Jerald Horst (2nd L) prior to President Bill Clinton dedicating the White House press briefing room to former Press Secretary James Brady on Feb. 11, 2000. (credit: STEPHEN JAFFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Reagan Press Secretary Larry Speakes Dies

Larry Speakes, who spent six years as acting press secretary for President Ronald Reagan, died Friday in his native Mississippi. He was 74.

01/10/2014

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.

12/20/2013

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