Will Alec Baldwin Be Criminally Charged For The Death Of Rust Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins?

Halyna Hutchins, who was working as director of photography for the Western film Rust, died on 21 October after actor Alec Baldwin discharged a firearm while practising a gun-drawing technique on set. The film’s director, Joel Souza, stood behind Halyna and was also wounded.  Shortly after the fatal incident, Baldwin turned to social media,…
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