‘Central Park Five’ Prosecutor Elizabeth Lederer Out at Columbia Law School

Handout/Getty/Netflix

The fallout from the Netflix miniseries about the Central Park Five case, When They See Us, continues to pile up.

Prosecutor Elizabeth Lederer won’t be returning as a part-time lecturer at Columbia Law School after students demanded the university cut ties with her.

“The mini-series has reignited a painful—and vital—national conversation about race, identity, and criminal justice,” law school dean Gillian Lester said in a statement Wednesday that was first reported by Bloomberg Law.

Read more at The Daily Beast.

Powered by WPeMatico

Leave a Reply