Fairstein's office supervised the prosecution in and of the Central Park Jogger casewhich ended in the conviction of five teenagers  whose convictions were later vacated. Joseph Brashear. The Guardian. Anthony Mendez.
All five accused teenagers later claimed their confessions were coerced during interrogation through lies and intimidation. Messer Donald R. David Eugene Edward Clarke. Charles E. Fairstein graduated with honors from Vassar College inwith a degree in English literature.
All five convictions were vacated in after Matias Reyes, a convicted serial rapist and murderer, confessed to having been the sole perpetrator of the crime, and DNA testing showed he was the sole contributor of the DNA of the semen on the victim.
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