American Justice

April 2019

Season 1 Episode 3 - Reckoning

Expired 4.0 13 x
The courts face their toughest test: how to deal with children who kill. When he was 12 years old, Sharron Townsend was arrested for shooting a homeless man in the head. Now 14, he is facing justice. In Florida, children can be transferred to adult courts at the discretion of the State Attorney, so there is no upper limit ...

Season 1 Episode 1 - Punishment

Expired 3.0 6 x
Bill Kurtis hosts this multi-perspective observational documentary series that explores the American justice system through the courthouses, jails and police departments in the state of Florida. In the year Donald Trump was elected as president and against the backdrop of social unrest across America, this series follows p...
November 2017

Season 1 Episode 2 - Witness

Expired 3.0 27 x
Arriving at the scene of a mass shooting in one of the city’s most dangerous apartment complexes, Eureka Gardens, homicide detectives find three gunmen have fired more than 50 rounds at a group of 10 people including a baby, leaving one woman in critical condition. Despite numerous witnesses nobody will talk to the police ...