Central Park Five
Lederer, who still serves as the prosecutor for the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, says that she resigned because of the hit Netflix mini-series.
The former Manhattan prosecutor shouldn't be allowed to make millions off writing crime books, she should endure exactly what she put the "Central Park Five" through.
The two-time Oscar nominee will write and direct the mini-series that is based on the 1989 rape case that landed five innocent teens in prison.
Congrats to Yusef Salaam, Kevin Richardson and Raymond Santana Jr., who recently received their diplomas from Bronx Preparatory High School.
Plus, Yusef Salaam of the Central Park 5 says that Trump is ‘unfit to be president’ and Tamron Hall and Al Roker address Billy Bush's suspension on "Today" show.
Donald Trump under fire for saying the Central Park 5 are still guilty and for making lewd comments about women in leaked video; plus New York Black man's letter to petty white neighbors goes viral.
The five men — Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Raymond Santana, Yusef Salaam and Kharey Wise — who were wrongfully convicted 24 years ago in the Central Park jogger rape case that shook New York City into a racial divide have reached a $40 million settlement with the city. The men, who were convicted as teens in 1990, […]
On April 20, 1989, the body of 28-year-old Trisha Meili was left for dead in New York City’s Central Park after she was brutally beaten and raped. Not too long after the attack, five young men — Anton McCray (15); Kevin Richardson (14); Yusef Salaam (15); Raymond Santana (14); and Korey Wise (16) — were detained […]
Within one week, we experienced two vantages of national self-reflection. On Monday, a holiday known throughout New England as Patriot’s Day, a bomb exploded near the finish line of the annual Boston Marathon. The explosion claimed the lives of three, maimed over 200, distressed an unsuspecting nation, and rerouted headlines that usually hail the triumphant […]