Criminal justice system

  1. Fourteen Days in May

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    Video caption: Countdown to an execution in Mississippi. (1987)

    A countdown to an execution in Mississippi, revealing the effect on prison staff and other death-row inmates as time runs out for one young man. (1987)

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    Video caption: Dontae Sharpe: 'My 26-year fight to prove my innocence'

    After two decades wrongfully behind bars, Dontae Sharpe is finally free but there's one more battle to fight.

  3. Christopher - The Boy Who Never Came Home

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    Video caption: A schoolboy told his mum he was going out to play – but his body was found in a river.

    A schoolboy told his mum he was going out to play – but his body was found in a river. Police initially said it wasn’t suspicious, but Christopher Kapessa’s mum kept asking questions.

  4. Law and Disorder

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    Video caption: Louis Theroux reflects on documentaries he has made about American criminal justice.

    Louis Theroux reflects on the documentaries he has made about the American criminal justice system.

  5. Episode 9: Acceptance

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    Video caption: A rape trial that changes everything, for the acquitted, the woman and the legal system.

    A rape trial that changes everything, for the acquitted, the woman and the legal system.

  6. Episode 8: Asking For It

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    Video caption: A rape trial that changes everything, for the acquitted, the woman and the legal system.

    A rape trial that changes everything, for the acquitted, the woman and the legal system.

  7. Episode 7: Attack

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    Video caption: A rape trial that changes everything, for the acquitted, the woman and the legal system.

    A rape trial that changes everything, for the acquitted, the woman and the legal system.