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American Justice, The Prohibition Years
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directed by David Osterlund; produced by David Osterlund, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 1 hour 32 mins
This American Justice program traces the origins of organized crime in the U.S., from the Irish bootleggers to the arrival of the Italian Mafia, which cracked down on the Irish and Jewish gangs.
directed by David Osterlund; produced by David Osterlund, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 1 hour 32 mins
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Contemporary Legal Issues, Intellectual Property: Copyright And All That Jazz
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directed by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017, Palomar Community College, in Contemporary Legal Issues (San Marcos, CA: Palomar Community College, 2005), 29 mins
The panel guests cover the background and history of copyright law, the various rights and limitations relevant to copyrighted materials; a video clip of students discussing downloading music with a Contemporary Legal Issues producer; a typical college student thoughts about downloading music; what precipitated th...
directed by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017, Palomar Community College, in Contemporary Legal Issues (San Marcos, CA: Palomar Community College, 2005), 29 mins
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Crime File, Drugs Legalization
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directed by John Vogt; produced by Christopher Koch, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
Discusses the pros and cons of drug legalization and whether legalization would reduce crime associated with drug abuse or whether it would result in the creation of more problems.
directed by John Vogt; produced by Christopher Koch, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
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Man of Honour
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directed by Ole Retsbo; produced by Morten Beiter, 1964- and Ole Retsbo, Danish Broadcasting Corporation (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2006), 57 mins
Once a member of the Sicilian Mafia has been initiated by having the image of a saint branded on his palm and mingled his blood with that of his Godfather, there is no going back. He is a Mafioso for life, and any breach of I'omerta, the law of silence on Mafia matters, is punishable by death. When Claudio Samperi...
directed by Ole Retsbo; produced by Morten Beiter, 1964- and Ole Retsbo, Danish Broadcasting Corporation (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2006), 57 mins
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The Rise and Fall of El Chapo
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presented by Ray Liotta, 1954-; produced by Leslie Mattingly, fl. 2006, Robert Goldberg, fl. 2015 and Jim Cozza, fl. 2014, Peacock Productions (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 1 hour 25 mins
Killer, drug smuggler, folk hero, Houdini of jailhouse escapes--the legend of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is well known. But now this two-hour documentary special reveals an unprecedented look at the man behind the myth and how his international drug cartel impacts us right here at home.
presented by Ray Liotta, 1954-; produced by Leslie Mattingly, fl. 2006, Robert Goldberg, fl. 2015 and Jim Cozza, fl. 2014, Peacock Productions (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 1 hour 25 mins
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American Justice, Empire Of Crime
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directed by David Royle; produced by David Royle, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 47 mins
This video looks at how organized crime used World War II as an opportunity to cash in. In allied-occupied Italy, they became involved in the black market, and accelerated drug trafficking. At the same time, they expanded into legitimate businesses all over the U.S.
directed by David Royle; produced by David Royle, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 47 mins
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American Justice, The Kennedys And The Mob
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directed by Edward Gray, fl. 1979; produced by Edward Gray, fl. 1979, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 46 mins
This American Justice program addresses Joe Kennedy's rumored involvement in bootlegging during Prohibition, his associations with mobster Frank Costello and singer Frank Sinatra, the efforts of his sons Bobby and Jack to crack down on the Mafia, the tragedy in Dallas, and more.
directed by Edward Gray, fl. 1979; produced by Edward Gray, fl. 1979, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1993), 46 mins
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American Justice, Secrets Unveiled
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directed by Eric Seuel Davies; produced by Eric Seuel Davies, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 45 mins
This American Justice program discusses the mob's thwarted attempt to work openly in Las Vegas, the Kefauver Hearings, the Apalachin Meeting, Joe Valachi and the breaking of the Mafia's code of silence, and the rise and fall of Vito Genovese.
directed by Eric Seuel Davies; produced by Eric Seuel Davies, in American Justice and Target Mafia (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 45 mins
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Children of the Silver Mountain
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directed by Juan S. Betancor (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 54 mins
The mines of Bolivia date back to 1545 when the Spanish conquerors who discovered pure silver in an Inca region dominated by a mountain they named Cerro Rico. At its base the city of Potosi grew, along with the largest mining industry of its time. Four centuries later the mines still produce silver, zinc and lead...
directed by Juan S. Betancor (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2007), 54 mins
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Contemporary Legal Issues, First Amendment Jurisprudence & Religion
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directed by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017, Palomar Community College, in Contemporary Legal Issues (San Marcos, CA: Palomar Community College, 2005), 29 mins
A distinguished panel covers the background and history of the 1st Amendment; Jefferson’s 'Wall of separation'; Religion as a fundamental right; the establishment clause; the 'Lemon Test' and how the court balances the state’s interest; the balancing test used in 1st Amendment Jurisprudence; recent court chall...
directed by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017; produced by Bill Wisneski, fl. 1997-2017, Palomar Community College, in Contemporary Legal Issues (San Marcos, CA: Palomar Community College, 2005), 29 mins
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