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A Father Reunites With His Daughter After A Decade In Prison

Clip: Special | 2m 21s | Video has closed captioning.

Amelia prepares to reunite with her father, who was recently acquitted after 10 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. She had plans to visit him before COVID hit, but the pandemic prolonged their separation. As she reflects on the period of her life she lived without her father, she wonders if that gap will be felt in their relationship.

Aired: 08/02/20

Rating: NR

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