Book Discussion on Perfect Justice: Death Row and the Appeals Courts

Don Lasseter talked about his book Perfect Justice: Death Row and the Appeals Courts, published by Seven Locks Press . The book examined… read more

Don Lasseter talked about his book Perfect Justice: Death Row and the Appeals Courts, published by Seven Locks Press . The book examined nine death penalty cases presided over by California Superior Court judge Donald McCartin. Among the cases discussed was that of Rodney Alcala, who was convicted of murder and sentenced to death by Judge McCartin, only to have his case overturned 23 years later by a federal appeals court. Judge McCartin joined Mr. Lasseter for the discussion and in answering questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Perfect Justice: Death Row and the Appeals Courts

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Program ID:
150927-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Orange, California, United States
First Aired:
Dec 11, 2004
Last Aired:
Feb 7, 2007

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  • Dec 11, 2004 | 11:56am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 13, 2004 | 12:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 05, 2005 | 6:12pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 26, 2006 | 12:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2006 | 4:12am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 07, 2007 | 3:53am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 07, 2007 | 8:47am EST | C-SPAN 3
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