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David R. Dow:
Lessons from death row inmates

TEDxAustin · 18:16 · Filmed Feb 2012
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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.

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Death penalty lawyer
David R. Dow has defended over 100 death row inmates in 20 years. Full bio

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