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Death Row Stories

2022TV-14
Meet the men and women sentenced to die, the prosecutors pushing for their execution and those who fight for their freedom.
Starring
Concetta Tomei
Genres
Unscripted
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. The Boy's Story
    August 18, 2022
    40min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A paperboy tells police he witnessed the murder of a salesman. Three teens receive the death penalty for the crime until a journalist uncovers new evidence.
  2. 2. Web of Lies
    August 18, 2022
    40min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    The shooting of a newspaper carrier lands a 20-year-old on death row. An attorney finds that false testimony and a faulty lineup were key elements to the conviction.
  3. 3. A Prison of His Own
    August 18, 2022
    40min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A man arrested during a traffic stop offers up information about the murder of a young woman, but his knowledge of the crime makes him the prime suspect.
  4. 4. A Woman Wronged
    August 18, 2022
    40min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A man turns up dead, and his son names his mother as the mastermind of the murder. She gets the death penalty until new evidence points to an alternate suspect.
  5. 5. Body of Evidence
    August 18, 2022
    40min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Police recover a missing 19-year-old's body in a forest. The man who saw her before she disappeared goes down for murder but claims evidence suggests someone else did it.
  6. 6. Murder in Broad Daylight
    August 18, 2022
    40min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    A jury convicts a gang member killing two men, though he claims he was framed. The case unravels when the judge is convicted of taking bribes to rig murder cases.
  7. 7. Caught on Tape
    August 18, 2022
    42min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Months after the murder of a young couple, a woman comes forward to implicate her ex-husband. His parents launch a campaign to free him from death row.
  8. 8. Memory of Murder
    August 18, 2022
    42min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Someone shoots into an apartment, killing three and injuring two kids. At trial, the prosecutor claims a drug dealer killed for revenge, and the jury finds him guilty -- but a public defender seeks new evidence.

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