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Running the Traps

Season 1 Episode 105 | 26m 46s

Seth Williams, Philly’s first black DA, was convicted on corruption charges and served three years in prison. He’s now a community activist who calls himself “the poster child of second chances,” advocating for returning citizens and working with credible messengers to combat street gun violence.

Aired: 02/29/24 | Expires: 05/27/24
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
Extras
Formerly incarcerated citizens learn useful new skills and creative pride.
A store owner hires returning citizens to work in stores that serve their neighborhoods.
Sentenced as teens, then freed by the Supreme Court, inmates tell their truths.
Returning citizen entrepreneurs create businesses and take hold of their destinies.
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