A Murder in the Park

A Murder in the Park

DVD - 2015
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In 1983, Anthony Porter was sentenced to death for the murders of teenagers Jerry Hillard and Marilyn Green in Chicago's Washington Park. In 1998, a group of university students re-investigated the case, and seemingly found the real killer, Alstory Simon. Simon confessed to the crimes, and Porter was released and pardoned, his harrowing ordeal shook the public's confidence in the justice system and led the Governor to vacate the sentences of all Illinois death row inmates.
Publisher: New York : IFC Films, c2015
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


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