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Biography, Gary Gilmore: A Fight To Die
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produced by Andrew D. Berg, fl. 1993, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 53 mins
All western democracies have abolished the practice of capital punishment, calling it barbaric and cruel, with the exception of the United States. In 1977 Gary Gilmore was put to death after a period of ten years without any executions in the U.S. He was a juvenile delinquent grown in to chronic criminal who spent...
produced by Andrew D. Berg, fl. 1993, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 53 mins
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Inside Story, Children Who Kill
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directed by Joanna Clinton Davis; produced by Marquee Productions, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
Behind the locked doors of Glenthorne Youth Treatment Centre, which houses England's most difficult and dangerous children. Three teenage murderers at different stages of their life sentences tell their own stories.
directed by Joanna Clinton Davis; produced by Marquee Productions, in Inside Story (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
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History of American Criminal Justice
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directed by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015; produced by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015, Promedion (Lexington, KY: Promedion), 37 mins
ACJ: BASIS IN LAW: Three Branches: Law Enforcement, Courts, Corrections; Ancient Origins of Criminal Justice; English Common Law and Colonial America ; Independence, Revolution and Bill of Rights;Due Process under 4th, 5th, 6th, 8th, 14th Amendments. U.S. LAW ENFORCEMENT: Police, U. S. Marshalls, Texas Rangers; A...
directed by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015; produced by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015, Promedion (Lexington, KY: Promedion), 37 mins
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History of World Criminal Justice
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directed by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015; produced by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015, Promedion (Lexington, KY: Promedion), 33 mins
ANCIENT WESTERN LAWS & JUSTICE: Egypt – Customs, Taboos and Superstition; Sumeria – Cuneiform and Written Laws; Codex Hammurabi – Retributive Justice, Lex talionis; Mosaic Law – Torah, Ten Commandments; Sparta – Social Class, Helots; Athenian Law – Draconian Punishment; Roman Law –Caesar Augustus and...
directed by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015; produced by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015, Promedion (Lexington, KY: Promedion), 33 mins
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Law and Freedom, Part 1, Who Was Mrs. Komani?
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directed by Zackie Achmat, 1962-, in Law and Freedom, Part 1 (South Africa: Shadow Films, 2005), 1 hour 35 mins
Who was Mrs Komani? relates the cases that led to the abolition of the death penalty and the decriminalization of sodomy. These judgments stand in contrast to the execution, harassment and persecution of apartheid law. However, even under apartheid, law was at times a limit on power and so spaces arose in which pe...
directed by Zackie Achmat, 1962-, in Law and Freedom, Part 1 (South Africa: Shadow Films, 2005), 1 hour 35 mins
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No Tomorrow
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directed by Roger Weisberg and Vanessa Roth; produced by Roger Weisberg and Vanessa Roth (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 56 mins
No Tomorrow focuses on the murder of Risa Bejarano, the principal subject of Aging Out, an earlier film about teenagers leaving foster care. No Tomorrow explores how Aging Out unexpectedly documented the last year of Risa’s life, and became the centerpiece of a chilling homicide investigation and death penalty t...
directed by Roger Weisberg and Vanessa Roth; produced by Roger Weisberg and Vanessa Roth (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2010), 56 mins
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Eye for Justice, 2, Raising Hell: The Life of A.J. Bannister
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directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 27 mins
This is a contemporary story of crime and punishment in the Midwest. It tells the story of death-row inmate Alan (A.J.) Bannister, who killed a man in a trailer park in a struggle over a gun. The film reconstructs his troubled life from his childhood in a rural, working class community in central Illinois, where h...
directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 27 mins
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Eye for Justice, 4, Project X - The Castration Experiment
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directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 4 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 54 mins
Since 1996, six American states have voted in legislation to castrate sex offenders, either physically or chemically. Is it treatment, or punishment? Or is it both? Castration has been tried many times in Europe and the United States over the past century. In the present experiment, states are trying to save money...
directed by Stephen Trombley; produced by Bruce Eadie, in Eye for Justice, 4 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 54 mins
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Race to Execution
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directed by Rachel V. Lyon; produced by Rachel V. Lyon (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 54 mins

"Race to Execution" is a gripping documentary that offers a compelling investigation of America’s death penalty, probing how race discrimination infects our capital punishment system. The film neither advocates nor repudiates the death penalty; instead, it enlarges the conversation regarding capital punishment,...

directed by Rachel V. Lyon; produced by Rachel V. Lyon (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 54 mins
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This World, The Real Bangkok Hilton
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directed by Chris Jones, 1958-2005; produced by Chris Jones, 1958-2005, British Broadcasting Corporation, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2004), 51 mins
Dubbed the "Bangkok Hilton" by the West, Thailand's Bangkwang jail is one of the most notorious prisons in the world. Until now, the reality of life in Bangkwang has remained a secret. But after two years of negotiations between the BBC and Thai officials - and for the first time ever - television cameras were all...
directed by Chris Jones, 1958-2005; produced by Chris Jones, 1958-2005, British Broadcasting Corporation, in This World (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2004), 51 mins
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