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What to Watch on Tuesday: ‘Perfect Crime’ looks at Leopold & Loeb

Richard Loeb (left), Nathan Leopold, Jr. (center) and defense attorney Clarence Darrow in a crowded courtroom in Chicago, Illinois, during the Leopold and Loeb murder trial, July 24, 1924. Benjamin Bachrach, defense attorney, is seated in front of Darrow.
Richard Loeb (left), Nathan Leopold, Jr. (center) and defense attorney Clarence Darrow in a crowded courtroom in Chicago, Illinois, during the Leopold and Loeb murder trial, July 24, 1924. Benjamin Bachrach, defense attorney, is seated in front of Darrow. Chicago Daily News negatives collection, Chicago History Museum.

The Perfect Crime (9 p.m., UNC-TV) – An American Experience documentary on the trial of wealthy college students Nathan Leopold, Jr. and Richard Loeb, who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924 just to prove they could get away with it. The murder and trial set off a national debate about morality and capital punishment.

Marvel’s Agent Carter (9 p.m., ABC) – Peggy has to stop an atomic explosion that could destroy California.

Grinder (9:30 p.m., Fox) – When Dean’s dramatic behavior scares away a prospective client, Stewart wants Dean to get therapy and drop his TV persona.

The People v. O.J. Simpson (10 p.m., FX) – O.J. Simpson’s lawyers must handle an intense situation when he goes missing just before he’s to surrender himself to police.

Fantasy Sports Gamble (10 p.m., UNC-TV) – Frontline looks at the growth of fantasy sports and online sports betting businesses.

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