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Cured
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Cured

Season 23 Episode 1

When doctors classified homosexuality as a mental illness to be “cured,” they employed cruel treatments like electroshock and lobotomies. LGBTQ+ activists and their allies fought back — and won a momentous victory when the American Psychiatric Association removed homosexuality from its manual of mental disorders in 1973.

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Michael Brown Sr. seeks justice after a white police officer kills his son in Ferguson.
Season 23 Episode 2
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Frustrated Krasner supporters warn he must accelerate plans to phase out cash bail.
Season 22 Episode 20
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Part 7 | Philly D.A. | Episode 7

Krasner must decide whether to pursue a rarity—murder charges against a cop.
Season 22 Episode 19
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A councilmember bridges constituents plagued by the opioid crisis with the unorthodox D.A.
Season 22 Episode 18
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A skeptical parole board and his own pride stand between a man and freedom.
Season 22 Episode 17
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Part 4 | Philly D.A. | Episode 4

LaTonya Myers fights for probation reform, but any slip-up could send her back to prison.
Season 22 Episode 16
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The murder of a police sergeant tests the D.A.’s resolve to never seek the death penalty.
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