Defending Oneself Weekend Edition Legal Advisor Mimi Wesson talks to host Liane Hansen about two current trials: former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic before the International War Crimes Tribunal in the Hague, and Congressman James Traficant in Ohio. Both men are defending themselves. Wesson tells Hansen that to defend oneself is not generally a good idea, but that so far, Milosevic and Traficant have proven very skilled in the courtroom.
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Defending Oneself

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Defending Oneself

Defending Oneself

Defending Oneself

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Weekend Edition Legal Advisor Mimi Wesson talks to host Liane Hansen about two current trials: former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic before the International War Crimes Tribunal in the Hague, and Congressman James Traficant in Ohio. Both men are defending themselves. Wesson tells Hansen that to defend oneself is not generally a good idea, but that so far, Milosevic and Traficant have proven very skilled in the courtroom.