Who jails the rapist? / produced by Ginny Leicht

Program Title:
Who jails the rapist? / produced by Ginny Leicht
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Documentary on rape and the punishment for rape, providing a look at the way New York and New Jersey deal with convicted rapists, why men commit rape, and what happens when psychiatry makes a patient out of the criminal. Heard on the tape are unidentified female rape victims; Dr. William Prendergast, director of the sex offenders treatment unit at Rahway Prison in New Jersey; Richard Denzer, professor of law at Fordham University and former director of the 1967 New York State Penal Code Revision Commission; Harold Stults, assistant director of the prison health services for New York City. Self contained. Produced by Ginny Leicht.

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Date Recorded on: 
circa January 1972
Date Broadcast on: 
WBAI, January 21, 1972
Item duration: 
1 reel (25 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1972
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230, Mark@PacificaRadioArchives.org
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