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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 review 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
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Frontline, PBS Park Foundation
Date Added: Sep 30, 2009 Date Modified: Jun 27, 2011
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Peer review 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 review 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
Material Type: Presentation
Author: American Radio Works
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 07, 2009
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Assorted Death Penalty Reports

This site contains a variety of reports by the Death Penalty Information Center covering subjects such as race, innocence,... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Death Penalty Information Center
Date Added: Jul 09, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 13, 2012
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History of the Death Penalty

This site contains some papers tracing the history of the use of the death penalty in the U.S. Part I includes Introduction... 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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Lethal Injection for Execution: Chemical Asphyxiation?

In a study published in POLS Medicine (an peer-reviewed open-access journal) in April by the Public Library of Science, six... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Teresa Zimmers, et al
Date Added: May 04, 2007 Date Modified: Jul 15, 2010
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MRSA Awareness

Access to an eighteen minute video that provides information about MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus) is... see more
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Author: U.S. Bureau of Prisons
Date Added: Nov 07, 2007 Date Modified: Feb 11, 2008
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Rethinking Probation: Community Supervision, Community Safety

For two days in December 1998, thoughtful leaders and innovators in probation and parole gathered for a strategic discussion... see more
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Author: Walter J. Dickey and Michael E. Smith
Date Added: Jul 07, 2006 Date Modified: Jun 20, 2012
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Serving 9 to 5: A Correctional Officer's Diary

This site is from a 22 minute program on All Things Considered, entitled Prison Diaries. There are interviews with several... see more
Material Type: Case Study
Author: NPR
Date Added: Jan 07, 2006 Date Modified: Mar 28, 2013
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