Bernie Madoff is in jail and the headlines are crowded with stories of corporate manipulation. Humberto Aguilar has a story about trying to beat the system - and failing. Back in the 80s, Humberto was a high-profile lawyer in Miami. Many of Humberto's clients were drug dealers, and soon enough they were asking him to launder money for them.
Jabari Aali Shaw talks with Dick about his own life as a prisoner, including the three prison riots he participated in at San Quentin State Penitentiary. His riot memories include defending himself with a tray after another inmate attacked him with a sharpened mattress spring.
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.
Ikal Angelei is on a campaign to keep Ethiopia from building a damn near Lake Turkana. If completed, the Gibe 3 Dam would be the largest hydroelectric plant in Africa, and would dry up the fisheries used by thousands of people living in the desert around the lake.