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The Death Penalty

  • Aired: 06/26/2014
  • 27:34
  • Rating: NR
A review of the status of capital punishment in Kansas. Sister Helen Prejean, author of the book Dead Man Walking, provides her views on the death penalty. Guests also include representatives of the Kansas Coalition Against the Death Penalty and a member of the Death Penalty Advisory Committee of the Kansas Judicial Council. The program is moderated by Janet Thompson Jackson.
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An exploration of the costs and considerations associated with capital punishment.
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