His belief in a jurisprudence for everything from the death penalty to suicide bombers makes Alan Dershowitz a controversial figure, scholar and lawyer. He talks about how the government should handle torture, his Brooklyn, N.Y., upbringing and the differences between Republicans and Democrats. Watch more from Big Think.
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Alan Dershowitz believes in a jurisprudence for everything, including torture.
January 21, 2008 3:04PM (UTC)
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