After Words with Helen Prejean

Former Deputy Assistant Attorney General Victoria Toensing interviewed Sister Helen Prejean about her book The Death of Innocents: An… read more

Former Deputy Assistant Attorney General Victoria Toensing interviewed Sister Helen Prejean about her book The Death of Innocents: An Eyewitness Account of Wrongful Executions, published by Random House. She was also the author of Dead Man Walking, published by Vintage, which was made into a motion picture. Among the topics she addressed were her views on the death penalty, conditions on death row, and the continuing impact of capital punishment.

Helen Prejean is a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Medaille and lives in Louisiana. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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After Words with Helen Prejean

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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 16, 2005
Last Aired:
Feb 21, 2008

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  • Jan 16, 2005 | 5:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 16, 2005 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 21, 2008 | 1:11am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 21, 2008 | 8:12am EST | C-SPAN 2
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