Curbing Crime: When Being Tough Isn't Enough

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California Attorney General Kamala Harris gives her first news conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010. i

California Attorney General Kamala Harris gives her first news conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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California Attorney General Kamala Harris gives her first news conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010.

California Attorney General Kamala Harris gives her first news conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010.

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Kamala Harris made history in 2010 as the first woman, first African-American and first South Asian-American to become Calif.'s Attorney General. Host Michel Martin speaks with Harris about the difference between being tough vs. smart on crime; ideas on reforming the criminal justice system; and Harris' address at the NAACP's upcoming convention.

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