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Focus (Society: Crime and Punishment) #595375

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 25, 1993
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The issue of the early release from prison of violent criminals examined; recent cases where murders were committed by men released early from prison reviewed; statistics cited. The movement backing truth in sentencing and calling for those convicted to serve at least 85 of their sentence detailed. [Lawyer and Safe Streets Alliance president Jim WOOTTON, murder victims' parents Jim and Kathy URBIN - back the 85 rule.] [NYU school of law professor Jim JACOBS - says there is no prison space.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian
Duration:
00:04:10

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