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David R. Dow:
Lessons from death row inmates

TEDxAustin · 18:16 · Filmed Feb 2012
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David R. Dow: Lessons from death row inmates
18:16 · Filmed February 2012 at TEDxAustin · Subtitles available in 26 languages

What happens before a murder? In looking for ways to reduce death penalty cases, David R. Dow realized that a surprising number of death row inmates had similar biographies. In this talk he proposes a bold plan, one that prevents murders in the first place.

Death penalty lawyer
David R. Dow has defended over 100 death row inmates in 20 years. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxAustin, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.

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