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A Life Sentence: Victims, Offenders, Justice and My Mother


Twenty years after her mother survived a vicious assault, Samantha Broun set out to explore the personal and political impact of the attack. This hour-long documentary for public radio, co-produced with Jay Allison for, brings us along with her. Mindy Todd interviews  Sam and Jay on The Point about the documentary. On Friday, April 15th at 7:30 p.m. at the Community Hall in Woods Hole, a free listening event presents the documentary, followed by a Q&A with the producers and subjects of the piece, including former lifer, Tyrone Werts.  You can find out more about the piece here: 


Mindy Todd is the host and producer of The Point on WCAI which examines critical issues for Cape Cod and the Islands. She brings more than 30 years of experience in radio and television to WCAI.