Central Park Five

by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon (Director) Year Published: 2012 Not Rated (TV)

Filmmakers Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon examine a 1989 case of five teenagers who were wrongfully convicted of raping a woman. After they had spent from six to 13 years in prison, a serial rapist confessed to the crime. An interesting discussion of justice in today's society.


Unit = Criminal Justice / Constitutional Law