Immunity Deals

GUESTS: John Shepard Wiley Jr. Professor of Law, University of California, Los Angeles Former Los Angeles Federal Prosecutor David Kaplan Criminal Defense Lawyer in State and Federal Court Former President of the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar Professor of Criminal Law, University of Denver College of Law Kenneth Starr has agreed to an immunity deal for Monica Lewinsky in return for her truthful testimony in court. It's a simple strategy federal prosecutors have used for years to try and crack a case. You find the person who will talk, offer them a deal, and get them to testify against the accused. But a federal court is now looking into the legality of this practice, which some equate with bribery. Join Ray Suarez and guests for a look at the debate over deals for testimony.

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