Mercy Of The Court (video)

I read the news today oh, boy. About a man who was not so lucky, didn't make the grade.

Then came voices and images from the past...and I understood.

The sentencing of DeShawn Campbell, accused of killing a San Jose policeman is placed in context: from Odessa, to Bombingham, Columbia Revolt, Rizzo-delphia, Battle in Seattle, and beyond.

Running time:

9 minutes 42 seconds


Moving images include these from Internet Archive (

  • Comedy Films: Disorder in the Court
  • Film Chest Vintage Cartoons: Betty Boop: She Wronged Him Right
  • Prelinger Archives: Operation Correction (Parts 1 and 2), Columbia Revolt (Parts 1 and 2)
  • Silent Films: Strike, Bronenosets Potyomkin (Battleship Potemkin)
  • Community Video: MOVE: A Documentary