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Guest Host: Steve Roberts
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- Richard Dieter Death Penalty Information Center
- Joshua Marquis District Attorney, Astoria Oregon also serves as a VP, National District Attorneys Association
- Andrew Kohut director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
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