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Nightline: Crime And Punishment #649390

ABC Special for Friday, May 12, 2000

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  • Live discussion between Ted Koppel (ABC) and California Superior Court Judge LaDoris Cordell re: the practice of plea- bargaining cases in the California court system and elsewhere.
  • Taped segments with Jami Floyd (ABC), San Francisco (California) District Attorney Terence Hallinan, Los Angeles (California) Chief Criminal Court Judge Larry Fidler, former Los Angeles Police Officer Rafael Perez, wrongly convicted former inmate Joseph Jones, defendant Alvin Irby, criminal defense attorney Gigi Gordon, Carlos Corrales, Corrales's civil attorney Gregory Moreno, and unidentified others.

  • Reporter(s):
    Floyd, Jami

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