Powered by:

Want better video quality? Sign in to access HD streaming!

×

Want to watch better-quality PBS Video? Sign in to access HD streaming!

When you sign in, you'll become a PBS Insider and we'll share your contact information with your local PBS station. You may receive updates to help you stay connected with what's happening online and in your community. Privacy Policy

DUE PROCESS

Confessions

  • Aired: 07/28/2013
  • 26:48
  • Rating: NR
Confessions -voluntary, induced or even coerced:the way most criminal cases close. They may be voluntary admissions of guilt - or not. But they're also the basis of every plea deal, a way out of lockup if you can't make bail and, at times, the result of tough interrogation, even torture. So does the ubiquitous confession constitute good justice? Sandy and Ray with Rutgers Law Prof. George Thomas.
Embed Options
Close ×
Confessions
Confessions
Confessions: real?coerced? - how most criminal cases end-the focus of this "Due Process."
Width:
Height:
Please copy this text to your clipboard.
Problems Playing Video ?
PBS Anywhere - funder area
Related Links:

PBS KIDS

Watch videos from your favorite PBS KIDS shows with the PBS KIDS Video app for your tablet or phone.

Downton Abbey Collection

Bring home the complete collection: DVDs, Blu-rays, books, gifts and more. Visit ShopPBS.

Donate

NJTV Public Media NJ helps all of us explore new worlds and ideas. Give Now

AugustLightbox