- Three of the men of color falsely accused and convicted as teens of raping a woman in New York City’s Central Park in the late 1980s received honorary high school diplomas on Monday. (New York Times)
- Yusef Salaam, Kevin Richardson and Raymond Santana Jr. walked in a graduation ceremony with nearly 60 teenagers who received diplomas from Bronx Preparatory High School.
- The men are in their 40s, but they wore blue graduation gowns and received the pomp and circumstance they were denied while they served time in prison for a crime they did not commit. Read more (6/27/17)