Crime and Punishment in America

Traces the varied and emotional history of justice while delving into the debate over rehabilitation. – All Movie Guide

Shows the need for [criminal justice] overhaul.  – New York Times


This two-hour documentary was based upon Stanford law professor Lawrence Friedman’s widely praised book by the same name. Produced by Quest Productions In association with KCET/Los Angeles. Broadcast nationally on PBS in 1997.

Blaine Baggett: KCET Executive-in-Charge