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Fantastic Lies Premieres at SXSW

Submitted by on March 14, 2016 – 5:33 am
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NCFCA member Ken Morefield got a sneak peek at the new ESPN documentary about the Duke Lacrosse case, and he says it’s a troubling, provocative summary of a case that rocked one of North Carolina’s premiere institutions:

As with most cases where assumed guilt gives way to exoneration, the scary thing here is not so much that a policeman apparently rewrote his notes or that a prosecutor made false statements to the media, it is how nobody who wasn’t paid by the accused even bothered to check the most obviously verifiable (or falsifiable) elements of the accusation.

Check out his full review at 1More Film Blog.

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