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Almanac, Episode 624
Date
1994-03-31
Main contributor
KUHT-TV (Television station)
Summary
Patricia Gras discusses the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to let states abolish the insanity defense in criminal cases with T. Gerald Treece, Dean of South Texas College of Law, and Professor Richard Evans, Director of Social Psychology at University of Houston. The second segment focuses on a growing interest in alternative medicine. Gras interviews acupuncturist, Dr. Christina Stemmler de la Torre, Sue Blanchard, Manager of the Center for Healing Health Care, and chiropractor, Dr. Kyle Sprecher. Includes report from Martha Bain on acupuncture. 
Contributors
Davis, Sue; Canter, Richard; Gras, Patricia; Bain, Martha
Genre
television programs
Subjects
Treece, T. Gerald; Evans, Richard Isadore; Stemmler, Christina de la Torre; Blanchard, Sue; Sprecher, Kyle; Insanity defense; Acupuncture; Public television
Collection
KUHT Film and Video
Unit
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
Language
English
Terms of Use
["In Copyright"]
Physical Description
00:26:48
Notes

This item is from an archival collection and may contain content which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Digitization and access for this item is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and Texas State Library and Archives Commission (2017).

Other Identifiers
Other: ID 1997-006a, AV Shelving; ArchivesSpace URI: https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/archival_objects/12011; Preservation Location: ark:/84475/pm8122v606d; Digital Object: https://id.lib.uh.edu/ark:/84475/do1160cv723