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Crime After Crime: A Film Screening & Discussion
Participants Joshua Safran, Elizabeth Sackler

Crime After Crime (Yoav Potash, 2011, 93 min.) follows the story of Deborah Peagler, a survivor of domestic violence who was wrongfully imprisoned for over 25 years for the murder of her abuser. Attorneys Nadia Costa and Joshua Safran reopen her case pro bono in a fight to rectify injustice against battered women. A dialogue between Joshua Safran and Elizabeth Sackler follows the screening. Introduction by Elizabeth Sackler. Video courtesy of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Foundation.

Part of the Sackler Center series, States of Denial: The Illegal Incarceration of Women, Children, and People of Color.