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Crime of Innocence (1985)

A family seeks justice after a girl is assaulted in prison and the law does nothing to protect her.

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Judge Julius Sullivan
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Rose Hayward
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Dennis Spector
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Jodi Hayward
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Frank Hayward
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Spencer Mulholland
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Hinnerman
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Rene Peterson
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Cory Yeager
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Lonnie
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Sarah Thompson (as Michelle Rogers)
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Two teenage girls are locked up for a minor offense by a harsh judge who thinks a night in jail will do them good. It's a traumatizing experience that includes an assault. Afterwards, one of the girls and her family seek justice against an unfair legal system. Written by Anonymous

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What the girl did was unplanned. What the judge did to her was unthinkable. See more »

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27 October 1985 (USA)  »

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Crime Sem Culpa  »

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Inspired by a federal civil rights class action suit known as Doe v. Burwell, which challenged the incarceration of children in the Lawrence County jail in Ironton, Ohio. See more »

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Where are they now?!?
3 February 1999 | by (Atlanta, Georgia USA) – See all my reviews

Well, in my point of view, I figured that the real-life judge that was the basis of the movie, is dead. The young lady who was harmed, is now a lawyer in a big city, somewhere in the western part of the USA! She did get married and have a family!


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