James Lohman is an attorney who has represented clients sentenced to death in Texas, Florida, Louisiana, and Arkansas. In Video 1, Lohman explains how he got involved in capital defense work in Florida after his childhood in New York and talks about some of his specific cases, highlighting problems he sees in the entire death penalty system. In Video 2, he describes in detail several more cases he has worked on in Florida and Texas, including Ted Bundy and Jesse Tafero. This interview took place in Austin, Travis County, Texas on February 24, 2009.
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Lohman, James (Narrator), Texas After Violence Project (Contributor), Hinz-Foley, Sabina (Interviewer), Evans, Mark (Videographer), Semin-Lingo, Nancy (Transcriber), and Ambrosini-Bacon, Kimberly (Proofreader)