Police departments across the country are now requiring officers to wear body cameras. But a study released in the District of Columbia found that the camera requirement for officers in D.C. has had no significant effect on reducing complaints against officers or police use of force.
Paul Butler was once a federal prosecutor with the drive to “fight the good fight” by putting criminals behind bars. Then he got arrested and confronted a legal system he now says is fundamentally stacked against the accused. He joins us to discuss his Hip-Hop theory of criminal justice.
- Paul Butler Professor of Law, George Washington University; author "Let's Get Free: A Hip-Hop Theory of Justice" (New Press)
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