Season 14: The Parchman Trials

After a series of violent acts, lawsuits were filed over unsafe and unconstitutional living conditions at Parchman Farm. The rights of prisoners, the armed trusty system, and the future of the penitentiary hang in the balance. Based on true events.

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The Parchman Trials (1978)

After a series of violent acts at Parchman, lawsuits were filed over prisoners’ rights.

The Parchman Trials (1978)