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March 16, 2016

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-03-16

Duration: 00:01:44

Subjects: Politics | Government | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2016 | Criminal justice, Administration of | Juvenile Delinquents | Public defenders


  • Spires, Kelly Host
  • Mack, Sherman Interviewee


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from March 16, 2016, features Kelly Spires’ interview with State Representative Sherman Mack, the chairman of the House Criminal Justice Committee, who discusses his two criminal justice reform bills related to the sentencing of juvenile offenders and reprioritizing the funding in public defender's offices.