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Arnold Friedman

Convicted Sex Abuser: 'Today Is Not The Worst Day Of My Life'

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 06.25.2013 | Crime

MINEOLA, N.Y. -- Capturing the Friedmans, a New York prosecutor says, was the right thing to do. But convicted child molester Jesse Friedman is vowin...

Jesse Friedman Conviction On Sex Abuse OK, According To Report From Nassau County DA

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 06.25.2013 | New York

MINEOLA, N.Y. -- A three-year review of a notorious 1980s sex abuse scandal has found no reason to overturn the conviction of one of the men who was f...

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...

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?

Capturing the Friedmans Dad Was My Unforgettable Teacher: Apply His Classroom Lessons to Set His Son Free

Perry Binder | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Perry Binder

Intellectually, I know you cannot separate the person from the teacher. For me, it is contradictory and maddening that Mr. Friedman provided meaningful guidance to countless students.

Kathleen Rice Will Review Infamous Friedman Child Molestation Case

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — A prosecutor said Tuesday she will select a group of law-enforcement, legal and social science experts to help her investiga...