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.
People in this video
- Bienen, Leigh Buchanan Senior Lecturer Northwestern University->School of Law
- Dudley, John Volunteer Printers Row Lit Fest
- Warden, Rob Co-Founder and Executive Director Northwestern University->Center on Wrongful Convictions
- Zorn, Eric Columnist Chicago Tribune->Opinion Page
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