The Redemption ProjectSeason 1
The Redemption Project and Van Jones follow the victim of a life-altering crime -- or surviving family members -- as they journey to meet face-to-face with their offender in the hopes of finding answers or seeking some sense of closure.
- 1. A Mother's JusticeAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishVan Jones heads to the Last Frontier to witness the first-ever dialogue between a victim and an offender in the history of the Alaskan prison system. Terria Walters, whose son was killed in a drug deal gone bad, wants to meet with the convicted killer
- 2. My Mother's MurderAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishMariah Lucas is a 25-year-old mother of three whose own mother was murdered when Mariah was a toddler. Armed with a slew of unanswered questions about that night, Mariah wrote to the man who stabbed her mom in a drug-fueled dispute over money.
- 3. Life Forever AlteredAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishKaren and David Stokes struggle to care for their daughter Ashlee, who suffers from cognitive and physical impairment after a drunk driver hit her at age 15. The family wants to sit down with the woman who was behind the wheel that day 10 years ago.
- 4. Drive-By DeathAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishDonald Lacy's daughter was murdered in a gang-related shooting when she was just 16 years old. Now, he wants to meet with the man who took his daughter's life to answer nagging questions about what really happened the night of the incident.
- 5. Small Town ReckoningAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishMichelle Walter is a mother in Twin Lakes, Wisconsin, whose son Nathan was killed in a tragic car accident. She has taught many of the young people in this tiny rural community, so after the accident, she immediately recognized the man who killed her son.
- 6. Officer DownAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThomas Morgan, a former sheriff who was shot and left to die while responding to a call, has struggled to come to terms with the attack and its implications. Twenty years later, he wants to meet with Jason Samuel, the gang member who pulled the trigger.
- 7. Left for DeadAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishJoshua “Gunner” Johnson struggles with PTSD and a spinal injury after being shot in 1994. Now, he wants to know why his friend would shoot him and kill another.
- 8. Death of an American DreamAugust 18, 202242minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishMario Gonzalez-Tello was killed when he tried to stop a robbery. For over a decade, his sons have been haunted by questions about what happened that night, and they want to meet the shooter to find the truth and see if he's a changed man.
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