November 15, 2001 - A collection of reports from the MPR special series "The Color of Justice." This Midday program investigates the racial disparity in Minnesota’s criminal justice system. Reports by MPR’s Dan Olson, Brandt Williams, and Elizabeth Stawicki include various interviews and commentary of officials, academics, and community members.
November 14, 2001 - Gary Eichten hosts MPR's "Color of Justice Forum", at the Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis. Panelists include St. Paul Police Chief Bill Finney, DFL State Senator Jane Ranum, Republican State Representative and Minneapolis Police Inspector Rich Stanek, Hennepin County Judge Tanya Bransford, Hennepin County Public Defender Leonardo Castro, and Minnesota Corrections Commissioner Sheryl Ramstad-Hvass.