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Common Law, episode 14: anatomy of a trial

Last week, I covered a mother and her male neighbor on trial for prostituting the woman’s child. Prosecutor Marc Bennett, a regular guest on Common Law, sat down afterwards to give us an inside look at the trial.

This week offers a series of videos with Bennett’s insights. While the case is repugnant, understanding these crimes is important, because it enables us to better protect our children. And as Bennett explains, the cases are tough on the prosecutor, too: