Panel on the Role of the Media in Criminal Justice

Leigh Bienen, author of Murder and Its Consequences: Essays on Capital Punishment in America, and Rob Warden, co-editor of True Stories of… read more

Leigh Bienen, author of Murder and Its Consequences: Essays on Capital Punishment in America, and Rob Warden, co-editor of True Stories of False Confessions, talked about the media’s role in criminal justice, focusing on the abolition of the death penalty in Illinois. They were interviewed by Eric Zorn and responded to questions from members of the audience.

This was an event in the University Center’s Lake Room at the 2012 Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest. close

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

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  • Rob Warden Co-Founder and Executive Director Northwestern University->Center on Wrongful Convictions
  • Eric Zorn Columnist Chicago Tribune->Opinion Page
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Panel on the Role of the Media in Criminal Justice

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Jun 10, 2012
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Jun 11, 2012

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  • Jun 10, 2012 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 11, 2012 | 4:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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