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Independent Lens | Sentencing Children: The Interrogation Process

Sentencing Children: The Interrogation Process

Oudon Panyanouvong, now 34, is serving a 40-year sentence for a crime he says he did not commit but pled guilty to because he didn't understand his rights as a teen during a police interrogation in 1998. A new law proposed in Tennessee would give juveniles with long sentences an opportunity for early release. Part of “Sentencing Children” series originally published by The Tennessean newspaper.

Premiere Date: August 11, 2017 | Runtime: 00:07:45

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