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Book TV at the University of Pennsylvania: Stephanos Bibas, "The Machinery of Criminal Justice"

Stephanos Bibas

About the Program

Book TV interviewed Stephanos Bibas about his book, "The Machinery of Criminal Justice," in which he argues that our criminal justice system has become a process that values efficiency and speedy processing over reforming criminals and healing victims and their families.  This interview, recorded at the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg School for Communication, is part of Book TV's College Series. 

About the Authors

Stephanos Bibas

Stephanos Bibas is a professor of law and criminology at the University of Pennsylvania Law School.  He is director of the university's Supreme Court Clinic.  Prof. Bibas is a former federal prosecutor in New York City and a former clerk for Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. 


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Past Airings

  • Sunday, January 27th at 7:30am (ET)
  • Monday, January 14th at 1:25am (ET)
  • Sunday, January 13th at 1:25pm (ET)
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