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Capturing the Friedmans

Jesse Friedman's Case and the Appearance of Impropriety

Perry Binder | Posted 03.10.2015 | College
Perry Binder

In plain English, Judge Corrigan should remove herself from this case to maintain public trust in our judicial system. Such an act is not atypical for judges since they must project the highest level of professionalism in the legal process.

Documentary Star Fights Molestation Conviction

Reuters | Posted 01.03.2015 | Crime

By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jesse Friedman, whose conviction as a teenage child molester was portrayed in the Oscar-nomina...

Pyrenees Journal III: Capturing the Dalis

Francis Levy | Posted 09.29.2014 | Travel
Francis Levy

Salvador Dali gave his beloved wife Gala the castle in Pubol, which is now open to the public, on the condition that he was only allowed to visit her by appointment.

It's About Time We Freed the Friedmans!

Claudia Ricci | Posted 06.27.2013 | Crime
Claudia Ricci

My friend Elaine Friedman is a petite, sweet-tempered woman with a blunt pixie haircut and a rolling Long Island accent that spills over into delightful squeals now and then. She is soft spoken and kind-hearted and she's suffered terrible heartache.

Exonerating the Friedmans

Andrew Jarecki | Posted 06.26.2013 | Crime
Andrew Jarecki

A decade ago, my film Capturing the Friedmans ignited controversy by questioning allegations that terrible crimes were committed in the late 1980s by Arnold Friedman and his teenage son Jesse.

Jesse Friedman's Attorney Seeks Key Docs In '99 Child Sex Abuse Case

Newsday | Ann Givens | Posted 06.23.2013 | New York

A lawyer for Jesse Friedman, a Great Neck man whose 1988 conviction on sex abuse charges is being re-examined by the Nassau district attorney's office...

Matt Sledge

Documentary Filmmaker Pushes For Subject's Exoneration | Matt Sledge | Posted 03.06.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- The lawyer for the Long Island man at the heart of the documentary film "Capturing the Friedmans" thinks there are signs that a probe led ...

Is Actual Innocence "Capturing the Friedmans," 25 Years Later?

Perry Binder | Posted 01.27.2013 | College
Perry Binder

What lessons can college students learn from studying cases of justice and injustice? That justice is slow and requires a lucky break? That justice sometimes doesn't occur at all?