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Jurisdiction

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Jurisdiction

Jurisdiction

Jurisdiction

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Robert Siegel speaks with Jamie Orenstein, a former federal prosecutor and adviser to former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno, about how the different jurisdictions involved in prosecuting the Washington, D.C.-area sniper case will pursue their cases. The Distict of Columbia, where one murder took place, has no death penalty. Maryland and Virginia have the death penalty but they differ on how it is applied. And in the case of the alleged shooter who is 17-years-old, differences in juvenile justice also apply.

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