Comedian Tracy Morgan gives his opening monologue on Saturday Night Live. It was the comedian's first major return to television after being seriously injured in an accident 16 months ago. Saturday Night Live/YouTube hide caption

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Truck driver Kevin Roper attends his first appearance at the Middlesex County Courthouse, last Wednesday. Roper pleaded not guilty in the fatal New Jersey Turnpike crash that seriously injured comedian Tracy Morgan. John O'Boyle/AP hide caption

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