Nightline: Crime and Punishment #777696
ABC Special for Friday, Jan 21, 2005
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Live discussion between Ted Koppel (ABC) and former death row inmate Wilbert Rideau re: issues related to the death penalty, and his own forty-four years in Louisiana’s Angola State Prison for a murder he committed at age nineteen. Taped segment with Koppel, Rideau, and prosecutor Rick Bryant. An excerpt of Rideau’s videotaped confession.
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