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The Central Park Five

  1. the central park five
    Where the Key Characters From When They See Us Are NowAn update on the 11 people presented as crucial in Ava DuVernay’s Netflix series.
  2. when they see us
    Linda Fairstein Calls Ava DuVernay’s When They See Us ‘Fabrication’ in Op-Ed“Ms. DuVernay does not define me and her film does not speak the truth.”
  3. the law
    Linda Fairstein Dropped by Publisher for Connection to Central Park Five CaseFairstein did not try the case, but was involved in the investigation.
  4. tv review
    When They See Us Is an Intimate, Sensitive Look at the Central Park Five TragedyThe famous rape case and wrongful convictions are revisited in this thoughtful, well-acted Netflix miniseries from Ava DuVernay.
  5. Ava DuVernay Announces Casting Has Begun for Netflix’s Central Park FiveGet your headshot and resume in by April 25.
  6. the industry
    Ava DuVernay Is Directing a Netflix Mini-series About the Central Park FiveThe limited series will be co-produced in part by Oprah Winfrey.
  7. lawsuits
    Central Park Five to Sue New York State for $52 MillionThe men wrongfully convicted in the Central Park jogger case got a $40 million settlement from the city this summer.
  8. de mayor
    De Blasio Defends $40 Million Central Park Five Settlement on Moral GroundsBut steers clear of the legal issues.
  9. city politic
    For Mayor de Blasio, Dollar Amounts Have Moral Value, TooWhat we can learn from both the city budget and the Central Park Five settlement.
  10. bill de blasio's new york
    Central Park Five Settle With the City for $40 MillionThe exonerated men will receive even more than expected.
  11. city politics
    Central Park Five Settlement May Cost the City MillionsCorrecting a “huge injustice” isn’t cheap.
  12. new eras
    De Blasio to Settle Central Park Five Case, Says Ken BurnsAfter more than a decade.
  13. across the streaming-verse
    The Best of Streaming: What Should You Watch on Netflix, Hulu, and Other SitesA fantastic documentary and a bunch of Amazon pilots.
  14. wrongful convictions
    Ken Burns Won’t Have to Turn Over Central Park Five Footage to the CityThe judge finds that independent journalists can still express opinions.
  15. crimes and misdemeanors
    One of the Exonerated ‘Central Park Five’ Accused of AssaultKharey Wise’s lawyer says he’s innocent and that “it’s a shame he has to go through something like this again.”