Central Park Five prosecutor resigns from Columbia amid Netflix backlash
June 13, 2019 7:21AM EDT
Central Park 5 Prosecutor Elizabeth Lederer Resigns From Columbia Law
Elizabeth Lederer, the former Assistant District Attorney on the Central Park 5 case has resigned her position at Columbia Law School.
She was a part time professor.
She worked alongside Linda Fairstein in the prosecution of the Central Park 5.
The Black Law Student Association at Columbia pressured school administrators to remove her from the faculty.
Is it enough to hold the prosecution team accountable for the wrongful outcome of the case?