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14. Inside the Box: Interrogation - Krebs, Cogdell
aired: Sun, Jan 8, 2012
It's the place where lies unravel and alibis crumble, and in the interrogation room, cases can be made... or broken. In California, a seasoned detective takes us along, for a psychological showdown with a suspected serial rapist. And in Arkansas, a teenage boy tells us what's it like to be 12 years old, and sitting in the interrogation chair.
13. Young Kids, Hard Time: Colt and Paul
aired: Sun, Nov 20, 2011
With sweeping access inside the Youth Incarcerated As Adults (YIA) cellblock at the maximum security Wabash Valley Correctional Facility in Carlisle, Indiana, "Young Kids, Hard Time" reveals what life is like for kids as young as 12 who will grow up behind bars. The YIA cellblock is home to 53 kids who are rarely permitted to leave the unit, due to the dangers posed by the adult prisoners just outside their door. But once a youth offender turns 18, they begin the immediate transition into the general prison population, where thousands of adult prisoners await. "Young Kids, Hard Time" explores post-conviction life for children staring down decades behind bars, illuminating the effects of sentencing kids to the adult prison system, and whether or not this practice leads to a safer society.
12. Mind Over Mania
aired: Sun, Nov 6, 2011
This hour follows Raven and several other former Teen Mania interns who sought out therapy after their time with the Teen Mania.
11. Day of Destruction, Decade of War
aired: Thu, Sep 1, 2011
Day of Destruction, Decade of War: Drawing from the field experience of Richard Engel and the analysis and insight of Rachel Maddow, MSNBC takes a broad look at the decade since 9/11/01, exploring how America responded to the attacks and how the country has changed.
10. 9/11: In Our Own Words
aired: Sat, Sep 10, 2011
9/11: In Our Own Words: NBC anchors and correspondents recall their memories of reporting on the morning of 9/11/01. Weaving together live footage with present-day interviews, the special covers the first several hours as the terrorist attacks on America unfolded.
9. Erasing Hate
aired: Sun, Jun 26, 2011
In this hour, MSNBC goes inside the world of this former skinhead "pit bull" as he undergoes painful treatments to remove the physical representation of the hate he had exhibited to the world for more than half his life.
8. President of the World: The Bill Clinton Phenomenon, a Hardball Documentary with Chris Matthews
aired: Tue, Feb 22, 2011
MSNBC's Chris Matthews takes viewers behind the scenes of Bill Clinton's life after the White House, spending a whirlwind week with the former president traveling from New York City to Ireland.
7. Hunting a Serial Bomber
aired: Sun, Dec 26, 2010
How do you stop a serial bomber? Join federal agents as they hunt for Eric Rudolph in the North Carolina wilderness.
6. The Assassination of Dr. Tiller
aired: Mon, Oct 25, 2010
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow brings viewers inside the events leading to the murder of Dr. George Tiller, a prominent Kansas abortion doctor who was fatally shot by an anti-abortion extremist.
5. I Married the Beltway Sniper
aired: Mon, Sep 6, 2010
MSNBC Films brings viewers the inside story on the men behind the 'D.C. sniper attacks': John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo. Interviews with Muhammad's ex-wife Mildred -- who had divorced him long before the attacks -- tell of her former husband's transformation from a happy father of three into a cold-blooded killer -- who marked her as his final target.
4. The McVeigh Tapes: Confession of an American Terrorist
aired: Mon, Apr 19, 2010
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow brings viewers the inside story of the Oklahoma City bombing, the deadliest terror attack on U.S. soil prior to 9/11. Hear Timothy McVeigh's chilling confession in his own words for the first time.
3. Witness: The Kidnapping of Patty Hearst
aired: Sun, Dec 27, 2009
"Witness: The Kidnapping of Patty Hearst" chronicles the two-year search for the kidnapped heiress Patty Hearst, through the eyes and words of those who lived it.
2. Witness to Waco
aired: Sun, Oct 18, 2009
"Witness to Waco" provides an in-depth look into the Branch Davidians, a religious cult led by David Koresh in the late 1980s and early 1990s that ultimately met with a tragic, fiery end.
1. Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead
aired: Sun, Apr 19, 2009
"Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead" explores a most unlikely friendship - between one of the country's most impassioned crusaders for capital punishment and a mass-murderer awaiting execution on death row. The resulting portrait is funny, disturbing and vital: a penetratingly personal look at one of the most compelling and confounding moral questions of our time.