Chapter 1 | The Lie Detector
Clip: Season 35 Episode 1 | 10m 24s
Discover the story of the polygraph, the controversial device that transformed modern police work, seized headlines and was extolled as an infallible crime-fighting tool. A tale of good intentions, twisted morals and unintended consequences.
Aired: 01/03/23 |
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