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BRAINS ON TRIAL

Deciding Punishment

  • Aired: 09/18/2013
  • 55:59
  • Expires: 09/12/2017
  • Rating: TV-PG
Jimmy Moran is found guilty of badly injuring a woman during a robbery. In the sentencing phase of the trial, Judge Rakoff hears arguments from the court-appointed psychiatrist, the attorneys, the victim’s husband and Jimmy himself. Meanwhile, Alan Alda discovers how neuroscience is already influencing the sentencing of defendants.
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