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Wrongfully Convicted Central Park Five Receive Honorary...

For the group of Black and Latino teens wrongly convicted of rape nearly 30 years ago, the memorable milestones marking young adulthood, like getting...

AG Sessions: Forensic Science Panel That Helps Keep...

The Republican war on science has come to the U.S. Department of Justice, with the decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to eliminate the...

NYC Teacher Sues School System, Says She...

In an exclusive interview with the New York Daily News, English teacher Jeena Lee-Walker said she was told by her bosses at New York City's...

‘Central Park Five’ Member Says Black Men...

By Manny Otiko Almost every week we see cases of mainly Black men freed from jail after being convicted on false charges. The case of...

9 Decisions That Obliterated Our Confidence in...

  Rodney King Verdict Before there was Eric Garner, there was Rodney Glen King. King, a construction worker, became famous when he took Los Angeles police...

NYC Approves $41M Settlement for Central Park...

While a judge yesterday finally approved the $41 million settlement for the five men who were wrongfully convicted of the 1989 rape and beating...