Honest Man: The Life of R.Budd Dwyer (Directors Cut)

Honest Man: The Life of R.Budd Dwyer (Directors Cut)

Robert Budd Dwyer served served as the 30th Treasurer of Pennsylvania from January 20, 1981 to January 22, 1987. On that day, Dwyer called a news conference in the Pennsylvania state capital of Harrisburg where he killed himself in front of the gathered reporters with a .357 caliber revolver.  Dwyer's suicide was subsequently broadcast to a wide television audience across the state of Pennsylvania.

Robert Budd Dwyer served served as the 30th Treasurer of Pennsylvania from January 20, 1981 to January 22, 1987. On that day, Dwyer called a news conference in the Pennsylvania state capital of Harrisburg where he killed himself in front of the gathered reporters with a .357 caliber revolver. Dwyer's suicide was subsequently broadcast to a wide television audience across the state of Pennsylvania.

Budd Dwyer moments before ending his life.

Budd Dwyer moments before ending his life.

Honest Man: the Life of R. Budd Dwyer is a movie about politics and corruption, suicide and survival. Four years in the making, it explores the scandal that led an honest, hard-working man to take his own life. This independently produced feature-length documentary follows Budd Dwyer, a Pennsylvania politician who infamously committed suicide at a televised press conference. The film chronicles Dwyer's meteoric rise to political power and examines the bribery scandal and subsequent trial…

Honest Man: the Life of R. Budd Dwyer is a movie about politics and corruption, suicide and survival. Four years in the making, it explores the scandal that led an honest, hard-working man to take his own life. This independently produced feature-length documentary follows Budd Dwyer, a Pennsylvania politician who infamously committed suicide at a televised press conference. The film chronicles Dwyer's meteoric rise to political power and examines the bribery scandal and subsequent trial…

With the media gathered to hear what they believed to be his resignation after a conviction of bribery and fraud, Pennsylvania State Treasurer R. Budd Dwyer, put a gun in his mouth and pulled the trigger on live television.

With the media gathered to hear what they believed to be his resignation after a conviction of bribery and fraud, Pennsylvania State Treasurer R. Budd Dwyer, put a gun in his mouth and pulled the trigger on live television.

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1/22/1987: R. Budd Dwyer was politician in Pennsylvania. He was convicted of receiving a bribe from a California firm trying to gain a contract, but maintained that he was innocent and that he had been framed. The day before sentencing, he called a press conference, professing his innocence. he then shot himself on film.

1/22/1987: R. Budd Dwyer was politician in Pennsylvania. He was convicted of receiving a bribe from a California firm trying to gain a contract, but maintained that he was innocent and that he had been framed. The day before sentencing, he called a press conference, professing his innocence. he then shot himself on film.

Honest Man: The Life of R. Budd Dwyer

Honest Man: The Life of R. Budd Dwyer

The Official Site for the Documentary Film Honest Man: The Life of R.Budd Dwyer

The Official Site for the Documentary Film Honest Man: The Life of R.Budd Dwyer

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R Budd Dwyer Shoots Himself | Tags: buddy , dwyer , suicide

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37 Haunting Photos Taken Just Before Tragedy Struck (Slide #1) - R. Budd Dwyer taking his own life on live TV

37 Haunting Photos Taken Just Before Tragedy Struck (Slide #1) - R. Budd Dwyer taking his own life on live TV

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January 22,   1987: Pennsylvania treasurer shoots himself in public  -   Pennsylvania treasurer R. Budd Dwyer, convicted of defrauding the state, proclaims his innocence at a news conference before pulling out a gun and shooting himself to death in front of horrified onlookers.

January 22, 1987: Pennsylvania treasurer shoots himself in public - Pennsylvania treasurer R. Budd Dwyer, convicted of defrauding the state, proclaims his innocence at a news conference before pulling out a gun and shooting himself to death in front of horrified onlookers.

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