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The Informant

From the Pittsburgh Police series
by John Marshall
black and white, 24 min, 1973

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This film focuses on a black burglary suspect who, during interrogation by police offers his services as an "undercover" informant - providing the police will suppress his charge.

Other films in the Pittsburgh Police series:
After the Game
A Forty Dollar Misunderstanding
The 4th and 5th and the Exclusionary Rule
Henry is Drunk
Inside/Outside Station Nine
Investigation of a Hit and Run w/ Legal Discussion
Manifold Controversy
Nothing Hurt But My Pride
Three Domestics
Twenty-One Dollars or Twenty-One Days
Two Brothers
Vagrant Woman
Wrong Kid
You Wasn't Loitering
Youth and the Man of Property

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