POV

Cameraperson: Ask the Family

Clip: Season 30 Episode 18 | 2m 15s

Prosecuting attorney, Guy James Gray, describes evidence he prepared in the James Byrd case. Byrd, a Black man in Jasper, TX, was chained to a pick-up truck and dragged to death by two white men. To avoid showing graphic photos in open court, Gray's team prepared a book of photos for the jury. In the clip, Gray describes some of the book's content.

Aired: 10/16/17

Rating: NR

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