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Me Facing Life: Pretrial Interview

Clip: Season 12 Episode 15 | 3m 9s

In 2004, Cyntoia Brown was arrested for murder. There was no question that a 43-year-old man is dead and that she killed him. What mystified filmmaker Daniel Birman was just how common violence among youth is, and just how rarely we stop to question our assumptions about it. He wondered in this case what led a girl -- who grew-up in a reasonable home environment -- to this tragic end?

Aired: 03/01/11

Rating: TV-PG

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Claressa Shields’ Workout Playlist

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Claressa Shields’ Workout Playlist

Check it out. Claressa “T-Rex” Shields, Olympic champ and star of the documentary T-Rex: Her Fight for Gold, sent us her training playlist.

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