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Oscar-nominated “Prison Terminal” exposes the other American death penalty

If there is one thing a documentary film should strive for, it is exposing people to a little-known aspect of life. This is precisely what filmmaker Edgar Barens has done with his Oscar nominated film, “Prison Terminal: The Last Days … Continue reading

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New Documentary, “Prison Terminal,” Looks at Death, Dying, and Dignity in Prisons

Ever wonder what happens to all those Lifers?  To all those War on Drugs defendants who received 300 years in prison?  To the 3 Strikes Your Out folks? They die, more often than not, in prison.  But they don’t just … Continue reading

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