Q&A with Rich Mauer
This was the second of a two-part series on the trial. The first part was program ID 284581-1.
Rich Mauer talked about the trial of Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska. He detailed the history of the charges against Senator Stevens, how they related to other corruption investigations in Alaska, and the system of checks and balances that led to the case. Mr. Mauer talked about his investigative reporting on the Stevens trial and other Alaska political corruption cases, many involving state legislators. Included in the program are secretly recorded telephone conversations used as evidence in the trial. Also shown were video clips of an interview with Wev Shea, former U.S. attorney in Alaska, who was highly critical of the way the prosecution handled the Stevens case.
This was the second of a two-part series on the trial. The first part was program ID 284581-1. close
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- Brian Lamb Host C-SPAN
Richard Mauer Correspondent Anchorage Daily News
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