The Resource : justice and reparation in California's legal system, Ontopix Prod, (electronic resource)

: justice and reparation in California's legal system, Ontopix Prod, (electronic resource)

Label
: justice and reparation in California's legal system
Title
Title remainder
justice and reparation in California's legal system
Statement of responsibility
Ontopix Prod
Title variation
Justice and reparation in California's legal system
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1991, Rick Walker was wrongly convicted of murder and spent the next 12 years in prison. This program tells the story of his exoneration and the political struggle to secure financial compensation for him from the state of California. In addition to an interview with Walker himself, the film presents detailed conversations with key players in his case and the partisan budget battle over reimbursing him. Interviewees include Alison Tucher, the lawyer who proved Walker's innocence; George Kennedy, the Santa Clara County District Attorney at the time; and Joe Simitian, the state assemblyman who fought to pass the bill that gave Walker
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
10 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Ontopix Prod
Runtime
34
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil law
  • Civil rights
  • Courts
  • Crime
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Criminal law
  • Liberty
  • Local government
  • Political planning
  • Political participation
  • Public policy (Law)
  • Social control
  • Social policy
  • State governments
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
: justice and reparation in California's legal system, Ontopix Prod, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Nov. 06, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Natural Suspect (1:38) -- First Degree Murder (1:03) -- Jury Conviction (0:45) -- Investigation (1:20) -- Legal Mistakes (0:56) -- Prosecutor and District Attorney: Insensitivity (0:55) -- Imprisoned Innocent Man (1:03) -- Exoneration (1:26) -- Remuneration for Wrongful Imprisonment (1:14) -- Legislative Action (1:39) -- Power of Partisan Politics (1:32) -- Partisan Battleground (1:23) -- Assemblyman Helps Innocent Man (1:24) -- Justice Against the Clock (0:48) -- Republicans Against Compensation for Innocent Man (0:57) -- To Right a Wrong (1:03) -- Republican Strategy to Block Passage of a Bill (1:04) -- Plea to Legislators: Do the Right Thing (0:50) -- First Round of Votes (1:17) -- Republican Cross-Over Votes (1:09) -- Last Round of Votes (1:04) -- Bipartisan Victory (1:05) -- Victory of Exonerated Man (1:08) -- Personal Perspective in the Legislature (1:12) -- Power of One Person (1:00) -- Payment for Personal Losses (1:16) -- Legal System Failures (0:55) -- Key Players in Legal Case (0:54)
Control code
fod100040583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (34 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
40583
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
100040583
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
: justice and reparation in California's legal system, Ontopix Prod, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Nov. 06, 2009
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Natural Suspect (1:38) -- First Degree Murder (1:03) -- Jury Conviction (0:45) -- Investigation (1:20) -- Legal Mistakes (0:56) -- Prosecutor and District Attorney: Insensitivity (0:55) -- Imprisoned Innocent Man (1:03) -- Exoneration (1:26) -- Remuneration for Wrongful Imprisonment (1:14) -- Legislative Action (1:39) -- Power of Partisan Politics (1:32) -- Partisan Battleground (1:23) -- Assemblyman Helps Innocent Man (1:24) -- Justice Against the Clock (0:48) -- Republicans Against Compensation for Innocent Man (0:57) -- To Right a Wrong (1:03) -- Republican Strategy to Block Passage of a Bill (1:04) -- Plea to Legislators: Do the Right Thing (0:50) -- First Round of Votes (1:17) -- Republican Cross-Over Votes (1:09) -- Last Round of Votes (1:04) -- Bipartisan Victory (1:05) -- Victory of Exonerated Man (1:08) -- Personal Perspective in the Legislature (1:12) -- Power of One Person (1:00) -- Payment for Personal Losses (1:16) -- Legal System Failures (0:55) -- Key Players in Legal Case (0:54)
Control code
fod100040583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (34 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
40583
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
100040583
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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