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Some of the men falsely accused in the attack speak at a City Hall news conference in April 2011. (credit: CBS 2)

Report: City Agrees To Settlement With Exonerated Central Park 5 Defendants

A published report Thursday said the city has agreed to a $40 million settlement to the five men whose convictions were overturned in the rape and beating of a woman in Central Park in 1989.

06/19/2014

Central Park Five

Wrongful Convict In Central Park Jogger Case Hit With Assault Charges

One of the five men who was wrongly convicted in the 1989 rape of a jogger in Central Park was facing a new assault charge this weekend, after his girlfriend accused him of trying to hit her with a brick.

12/22/2012

Central Park Five

Documentary Provides New Look At Infamous Central Park Jogger Case

Distinguished documentary maker Ken Burns and his daughter have developed a new look at the infamous Central Park Jogger case that rocked New York City back in 1989.

11/25/2012

Some of the men falsely accused in the attack speak at a City Hall news conference Tuesday. (credit: CBS 2)

Men Falsely Accused In 1989 ‘Central Park Jogger’ Attack Seek Justice

Councilman Charles Barron led a demonstration insisting the city compensate the “Central Park 5,” who were exonerated in the attack nearly 8 years ago, for their lost years and wrongful imprisonment.

04/19/2011