court system

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Double Jeopardy

A jury recommends life in prison; the judged orders a death sentence.

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Why Innocent People Plead Guilty

A judge on the history and injustice of the plea bargain in America.

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May Doctors Help You to Die?

Debates surrounding physician-assisted dying in the U.S.

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Throwaway People

The story of Trina Garnett, “one of approximately 470 prisoners in Pennsylvania serving life without parole for crimes they committed as teenagers.”

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Direct Fail

On trying and sentencing juvenile offenders as adults.