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Attias Diagnosis Covered Up

The father of a former U-C Santa Barbara student on trial for killing four people with his car has taken the stand. Emmy-nominated television director Daniel Attias said he and his wife struggled with their son´s emotional and behavioral problems for years and couldn´t accept repeated diagnoses that the boy was mentally ill. Twenty-year-old David Attias is on trial for four counts of murder and manslaughter, plus one count of driving under the influence of drugs for the February 2001 crash.