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A Prison Visit Gets Intense on ‘The Divide’ (Exclusive Video)

Series examines ethics, politics, and criminal justice — and also has some yelling

In this exclusive scene from Wednesday’s episode of “The Divide,” a prison visit gets a tad intense. As prison visits tend to do.

WE tv’s first original scripted drama, co-created by Richard LaGravenese (“Behind the Candelabra,”) and Tony Goldwyn (“Scandal”)¬†examines morality, politics and race in the justice system. It’s seen through the eyes of Christine Rosa, played by Marin Ireland, and passionate prosecutor Adam Page, played by Damon Gupton.

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The clip from Wednesday’s episode — the fifth installment of the eight-episode season — finds Christine delivering some good news about the power of DNA testing. But of course things can’t just end on a cheerful note.

“The Divide” airs on WE tv at 9/8c.

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