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Advocates; Should Drunk Drivers Get Mandatory Prison Sentences Or Treatment For First Offenses?

12/28/1969


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Series
Advocates
Program
Should Drunk Drivers Get Mandatory Prison Sentences Or Treatment For First Offenses?
Program Number

13

Series Description

A SERIES OF DEBATES with a moderator facilitating the discussion of national and international issues - using advocates who would introduce witnesses to support their point of view. Debates recorded at Boston's Faneuil Hall. Moderators included: Michael Dukakis; Marilyn Berger; Michael Harrington, Robert Maynard. (Premiered October, 1969; conceived by Prof. Roger Fisher.) Other participants included Barney Frank, Avi Nelson, Antonin Scalia, S.I. Hayakawa, Paul Simon, Albert Shankar, Richard Bolling, Pete McCloskey, Chester Crocker, John Anderson, Elmo Zumwalt, George Ball, John Kenneth Galbraith, William Colby, Eleanor Smeal, Phyllis Schlafly, Sam Ervin, Laurence Tribe, Daniel Schorr, Orrin Hatch, Morris Udall, Edward Kennedy, George McGovern, Jake Garn, Paul Tsongas, Alan Dershowitz. Series release date: 1969

Program Description

Moderator: Victor Palmieri Advocate: Howard Miller Advocate: Larry (LC) Waddington Guest: Rep. James Heinze, Michigan Witnesses: Franklin Zimring, Professor of Law, University of Chicago Dr. Al Pearson, Director of the Alcohol Program, Los Angeles County Department of Health Dr. Keith Leenhoups, former Judge, Superior Court of Michigan Richard Zylman, Research Specialist, Center for Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University Ray Blunk, test subject for breathalyzer test Howard Hughie, Sargent, Los Angeles Police Department, administrator of breathalyzer test

Recorded live in Los Angeles, CA.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Genres
Debate
Topics
Social Issues
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “Advocates; Should Drunk Drivers Get Mandatory Prison Sentences Or Treatment For First Offenses?,” 12/28/1969, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_2FF6C00069C8487C9644EFBA346E7DC8.
MLA: “Advocates; Should Drunk Drivers Get Mandatory Prison Sentences Or Treatment For First Offenses?.” 12/28/1969. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_2FF6C00069C8487C9644EFBA346E7DC8>.
APA: Advocates; Should Drunk Drivers Get Mandatory Prison Sentences Or Treatment For First Offenses?. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_2FF6C00069C8487C9644EFBA346E7DC8
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