Louisiana Considered: A documentary looks at Jim Crow-era laws and how it impacted convictions
Published October 6, 2021 at 1:09 PM CDT
Karl Lengel hosted this episode of Louisiana Considered.
Al Jazeera News Senior Producer Jeremy Young discusses “The Jim Crow Convictions,” a documentary by Al Jazeera’s Fault Linesand The Lens about criminal convictions in Louisiana made under a Jim Crow-era law, taken off the books in 2018, that allowed juries to convict without a unanimous decision.
In acknowledgement of National Fire Prevention Month, Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office Public Affairs Director Ashley Rodriguetells us a bit about fire safety.