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King of Crimes: The Aaron Burr Treason Trial

King of Crimes

This cinematic stage play experience that depicts an important chapter in U.S. history - the Aaron Burr treason trial in John Marshall's court. Just three years after the deadly Hamilton duel, President Thomas Jefferson had Burr charged with treason for plotting to carve out a kingdom for himself from parts of Louisiana and Mexico. The ensuing "Trial of the Century" in 1807 Richmond, VA, captivated a young nation and left a lasting legacy.

Watch King of Crimes: The Aaron Burr Treason Trial April 18 at 9:00 p.m. on WCVE/WHTJ. Check listings for additional air-times.

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