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FRONTLINE; Lifer and the Lady, The

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Lifer and the Lady, The
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FRONTLINE is investigative journalism that questions, explains and changes our world. Since 1983, FRONTLINE has served as PBS's flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience.

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He was a convicted murderer tries to work his way through the prison system to parole from a life sentence. She was a prison volunteer. They fell in love - the story of Ron Cooney and Lesley Earl.

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