Death Row Stories explores cases that pose hard questions about the U.S. capital punishment system. Meet five men and women who have been sentenced to die, and hear their stories from the prosecutors pushing for their execution and from those who fight for their freedom. And in a final special episode, learn more about U.S. execution methods and why they don't always work.
Less than 2% of the inmate population awaiting execution on death row are women. Peer into the lives of five of these women as they grapple with the challenges and horror of living in one of the most terrible places imaginable.