Criminal Justice and the Defendant's Right to a Fair Trial
From the 13-part series The Constitution: That Delicate Balance (1984)

This program weighs the right of the accused to a fair trial against the right of society to take measures assuring public safety. Issues focus on legal ethics, the exclusionary rule and the role journalism plays in a criminal case.. Panelists include Retired U. S. Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart, New York Mayor Edward Koch , CBS News Dan Rather, and Director of the CIA snd FBI William Webster. Moderated by Charles R. Nesson.

Funder: The Annenberg/CPB Project