Central Park 5 prosecutor Linda Fairstein resigns from nonprofits after Netflix series backlash

AmNews Staff Reports | 6/5/2019, 11:24 a.m.
A former prosecutor in the Central Park Five case has resigned from at least two nonprofit boards as backlash intensified ...
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A former prosecutor in the Central Park Five case has resigned from at least two nonprofit boards as backlash intensified following the release of the Netflix series "When They See Us," a miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the trial.

On Tuesday, the president of Vassar College posted a letter on its website saying that Linda Fairstein had resigned as a Board of Trustees member.

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