Wise, along with Antron McCray, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana, and Kevin Richardson, were arrested in 1989 and later convicted in the brutal rape of Central Park jogger Trisha Meili.
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.
Ava Duvernay was just a teenager when five young Black boys, from Harlem, were arrested and convicted for the rape of a white woman in Central Park on the night of April 19, 1989. So when Raymond Santana, one of the “Central Park 5” sent her a wishful tweet about bringing the Central Park 5 […]
Roland Martin and NewsOne Now bring you highlights from this year's Justice Ball from the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY.