This week on Behind The Lens, the Orleans Parish Criminal Court has allegedly been illegally excluding people with felony convictions from serving on juries for the last year and half. Now, the court has suspended jury trials through the end of the month.

Norris Henderson and Anisha Shetty from Voice of The Experienced and Will Snowden, director of the Vera Institute of Justice, join Lens reporter Nick Chrastil and host Carolyne Heldman.

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Carolyne Heldman

Carolyne Heldman has been in media for 35 years, most recently as Executive Director at an NPR member station in Colorado where she was responsible for new multi-platform content initiatives, strategic...