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Learning About the Death Penalty

This page is designed as a tool for learning. The goal is to provide information that empowers site visitors who are... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Kenneth Mentor
Date Added: Nov 21, 2003 Date Modified: Jun 06, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.25 rating
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Jails: America's Mental Hospitals

This site contains both a radio broadcast and a written transcript of a program that explores the issue of the mentally ill... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: American Radio Works
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 20, 2011
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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The Execution Tapes

The Execution Tapes is an hour-long public radio special hosted by Ray Suarez featuring excerpts of recordings made in... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Sound Portraits
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 16, 2009
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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When Kids Get Life

The U.S. is one of the very few countries in the world that allows children under eighteen to be prosecuted as adults and... see more
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Author: Frontline, PBS Park Foundation
Date Added: Sep 30, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 27, 2011
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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In Jail or In Treatment

Many young people in South Carolina have better access to mental health care in juvenile jail than they do outside the fence,... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: American Radio Works
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 23, 2013
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Peer Reviews 3.5 rating
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Not Sick Enough: The Insanity Defense

American RadioWorks Correspondent John Biewen examines one case that illustrates the difficulties of claiming legal insanity:... see more
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Author: American Radio Works
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 07, 2009
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MRSA Awareness

Access to an eighteen minute video that provides information about MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus) is... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: U.S. Bureau of Prisons
Date Added: Nov 07, 2007 Date Modified: Feb 11, 2008
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Today's Corrections - Montana department of Corrections

The Montana Department of Corrections provides a series of flash videos that provide the viewer with a realistic view of a... see more
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Author: Montana Department of Corrections
Date Added: Jan 21, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 18, 2012
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Community Corrections

This site contains lecture notes that are part of an introductory criminal justice course. In this section, community... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Tom OÂ’Connor
Date Added: Jul 06, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2010
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Death Penalty Curricula

This is a complete curricula that has been designed to teach high school students about the death penalty, but could also be... see more
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Author: Death Penalty Information Center
Date Added: Jul 09, 2006 Date Modified: May 20, 2009
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