Bragg introduces post-conviction justice unit to right wrongs and ‘restore’ justice

May 5, 2022 | Amsterdam News

“I grew up in the shadow of the Central Park Five case, which had an incredibly deep impact on me,” said Bragg. “I was actually pulled over with some friends by the police not long after, who started interrogating us about a crime that we didn’t commit. I was lucky—the reality of being a Black man meant I could have been one of the Exonerated Five.”