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Gaynor, Jim

Overview
Works: 30 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 403 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Juvenile works  Case studies  Trials, litigation, etc  True crime television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: HV6248.S5619, 364.1092
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Most widely held works by Jim Gaynor
Buzz E. Bee at the rainy day zoo ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the lovable Buzz E. Bee and his time-telling friend Ticky (or Tickey) as they set out to explore the rainy day zoo and its interesting animals
Bugsy Siegel gambling on the mob ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contract killer Bugsy Siegel was dashing, persuasive, and wildly imaginative. But he was also reckless, neurotic, and volatile. Like night and day, Siegel's split personality brought him both glory and trouble
We, the jury ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video reviews some of the most important and memorable trials of the past ten years (Simpson, Kervorkian, Menendez, Denny) through the eyes of the juries. Iteatures interviews with jurors, as well as a discussion of the legal and ethical issues they face
Ed Gein ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Probes the darkest recesses of the killer Ed Gein. When investigators were finally led to his farmhouse, they found a freshly killed, decapitated and gutted body hanging by its feet, furniture adorned with human skulls and skin and a cupboard filled with serving pieces made from the remains of his victims. Drawing from Gein's official police records, interviews with his former neighbors, this is an unforgettable profile of one of the most disturbing killers in history. Gein's life spawned three movies - "Psycho", "The Silence of the Lambs" and "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre."
Transplant ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an unforgettable look at what it means to rely on the organs of another to have a chance of survival
Iran the next Iraq? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the role of the Iranian government in the post-9/11 world. With a new, hard-line president and a seemingly reinvigorated nuclear program, is Iran a clear and present danger to American security, or is it merely exploiting the political and military instability in the region?
Gang busters ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Since the roaring '20s, gangs have posed a unique problem for law enforcement officials. Dealing with them takes special tools, psychology, and laws. That's where the gangbusters come in. Through the years, these task forces have found creative ways to infiltrate gangs and gather the evidence needed to put their members behind bars"--Slipcase
The Andrea Yates story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Kurtis examines the harrowing story of the Texas mother who killed her five children. The Andrea Yates story reports that Andrea's attorneys entered a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity
The Central Park jogger case what went wrong? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Kurtis reexamines the case of the Central Park jogger, Trisha Meili. The five young men who were originally convicted of rape had their sentences vacated as new DNA evidence proved another man guilty. Looks to see where such an error of judgement happened: police procedures, media coverage or official myopia
The Defenders ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the important role the public defenders play in the U.S. criminal justice system. Presents specific cases in which young and dedicated lawyers defended the poor and the underprivileged in the American court of law who otherwise could not afford legal counsels
American justice. what went wrong? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bill Kurtis reexamines the case of the Central Park jogger. The five young men who were originally convicted had their sentences vacated as new DNA evidence proved another man guilty. Looks to see where such an error of judgement happened: police procedures, media coverage or official myopia
Mistaken identity ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1997, 16-year-old Terence Garner was arrested and charged with armed robbery and attempted murder at the Quality Finance Company. With no physical evidence linking him to the crime, the North Carolina teen was convicted solely on the basis of eyewitness testimony. Reveals how, another man, related to one of Garner's supposed accomplices, confessed to the crime. The controversy that followed raised serious questions about the value of eyewitness testimony and the investigative process that led to Garner's 32-year sentence
Beast of the Ukraine ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andrei Chikatilo, a married man, teacher, and member of the Communist party, began a life of serial child molestation, rape, and murder in the 1970s. He picked up runaways, prostitutes, and children throughout the 1980s, killing and mutilating them in the most horrible ways, all to satisfy himself sexually. After several arrests, he was finally convicted and executed in 1994
American justice ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trace the developments in the tragic case that attracted national attention and led to a shocking conclusion
American justice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A murder caught on camera is the focus for a look at the ongoing debate about crimes of passion
The Susan Smith story a mother's confession ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the shocking story of how Susan Smith drowned her two sons and then tried to fool the nation into believing that an African-American man had committed the crime
Holland 1953 assault of the sea ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Approximately 40% of the Netherlands lies below sea level, and the waters are held back by a sophisticated network of dikes and breakwaters. But in 1953, the system broke down. The film also examines the workings of the Delta Project, an ambitious water-management system developed after the flood, which gives the lowland residents confidence that such a disaster will never strike again
A mother's story of murder ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation of the case of Debbie Milke, who is on Arizona's Death Row for the murder of her 4-year old son in 1989
American justice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murder case of an Atlanta police officer was complicated by a high-profile suspect and an elusive motive
Conspiracy? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On July 17th, 1996 at 8:31pm, TWA flight 800 exploded in mid-air and fell into the Atlantic Ocean, killing all 230 people aboard. Almost immediately, there were rumors of foul play. Hundreds of people saw the explosion, and many claim they saw lights streaking toward the jet before it was destroyed. But after an exhaustive investigation, the NTSB declared that Flight 800 was brought down by an explosion caused by a malfunction in the fuel tank
 
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English (27)