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Donald Trump And The Central Park Five

AFRICANGLOBE - Donald Trump was angry about the settlement that New York City reached with the Central Park Five—the men who had, as teen-age boys, been wrongly convicted in the “Central Park jogger” rape case. And, in early May, 1989, Donald Trump took out a full-page ad in the Daily News to say what he thought he knew about the case. “How can our great society tolerate the continued brutalization of its citizens by crazed misfits? Criminals must be told that their CIVIL LIBERTIES END WHEN AN ATTACK ON OUR SAFETY BEGINS!”

NYC Agrees To $40M Settlement In Central Park Five Case

AFRICANGLOBE - New York City has agreed to a $40 million settlement with the five men whose convictions were overturned in the rape and beating of a White woman in Central Park in 1989, according to a report published Thursday.

Central Park Five: Heartbreaking Documentary Revisits Rush to Judgment

AFRICANGLOBE - Around 9 p.m. on April 19, 1989, a 28 year-old White female jogger was brutally beaten, sexually assaulted and left for dead in an isolated wooded area of Central Park. Because she was an investment banker with an Ivy League pedigree, the NYPD felt the pressure to apprehend the perpetrators of the heinous crime ASAP.

New York Should Settle Central Park Five Case And Close Chapter

AFRICANGLOBE - On April 19, 1989, a 28-year-old female jogger was brutally attacked and raped in Central Park. Almost immediately after this heinous crime, police investigations began to focus on a group of five African American and Latino youths, aged 14 to 16, who came to be known as the ‘Central Park Five.’