US Supreme Court

6:00pm

Sun May 4, 2014
Rubin Carter's Hurricane

Humankind: Rubin Carter's Hurricane

Airs Sunday, May 4 at 6 p.m.  Memorialized in a Bob Dylan song and an Academy Award nominated Denzel Washington film, Rubin “Hurricane” Carter was a successful prize fighter, who was falsely accused of murder. After nearly two decades in prison, Carter was exonerated by a federal judge (also heard in our documentary) in a ruling later affirmed by the US Supreme Court.

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