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April 19, 2012

Capitol Beat



Genre: Public Affairs, News

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-04-19

Duration: 00:02:04

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2012 | Politics | Government | Louisiana Science Education Act | CREATIONISM | PRISONERS | Parole | Criminals -- Rehabilitation


  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Kopplin, Zack Interviewee
  • Smith, Pat Speaker
  • Seabaugh, Alan Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from April 19, 2012, features an interview with college freshman Zack Kopplin on his support of the repeal of the Louisiana Science Education Act. It also includes State Representative Pat Smith presenting her bill allowing parole eligibility for prisoners serving life sentences if they meet certain conditions. Host: Shauna Sanford