The Real Crime Case Behind Ava DuVernay's When They See Us Will Haunt You

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 20:  Ava DuVernay  attends The Cinema Society with OWN host the 'Queen Sugar' garden cocktail party at Laduree Soho on May 20, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo by Roy Rochlin/Getty Images)
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Prior to , shifted conversations around racial justice with films like and . , her latest project now , revisits the harrowing story of the in a . The details of the real case are ghastly, marking a grave miscarriage of justice and revealing how the deep legacy of racism plagued America's media and legal system in the

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