"Central Park Five" Settlement Puts Focus on Wrongful Incarceration Cases
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Pegasus Legal Funding offers assistance to those wrongly convicted NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine spending over two decades of your life behind bars for a crime you didn't commit. That's exactly what happened to five New York men who were wrongly convicted in the 1989 Central Park jogger attack. The "Central Park Five" as they were called sued New York Police Department and the District Attorney's office for $250 million and received a settlement of $41 million this pas...