December 18th, 2013
10:15 PM ET

More legal problems for teen drunk driver in "affluenza" case

16-year old drunk driver Ethan Couch killed four people. He was sentenced to probation rather than prison after his lawyer argued he was a victim of "affluenza"; the idea being his wealthy parents had so completely indulged his prior bad behavior, he was incapable of taking responsibility for his actions. In other words, the “spoiled brat”defense. Now, Couch may have to mount a new defense. He is the focus of a new legal effort. Ed Lavandera has the latest.

Anderson discussed all this with former federal prosecutor Sunny Hostin and criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos.

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