A Libyan-American goes to Libya during the uprising and is imprisoned and tortured.
Dick speaks with Gershon Baskin, the American-Israeli peace activist who helped arrange Gilad Shalit’s release from Hamas captivity in exchange for 1,027 Palestinian prisoners last year.
Rojelio Garcia plays chess with an old teacher - while he's behind bars.
Bruce Jackson and Diane Christian took photos, filmed, and interviewed inmates at length in Texas’ death row in 1979. Their documentary and book are being re-issued this month.
Photographer Katie Orlinsky was based in Mexico and she saw that women were caught up in the drug wars and began to document it.
Dick speaks with Richard Wright, who has negotiated the release of kidnap victims in Mexico and other countries.
Columbia Law School professor James Liebman organized his students to re-investigate a murder case which led to the execution of Carlos De Luna. They found evidence that they believe proves that the state of Texas executed the wrong man.
An in-depth look at the case of Charles Lewis Jr., a 13-year-old who was convicted of felony murder and faced the possibility of life in prison without parole.
Dick speaks with Candace Gorman, an attorney representing an Algerian citizen being held without a criminal charge for more than 10 years at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp.
Dick speaks with Brian Nelson, who was convicted of armed robbery and murder, and spent 12 consecutive years in solitary confinement at a the Tamms Supermax Prison in Illinois.
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