Check it Out: The Hurricane

World middleweight boxing champion Rubin “Hurricane” Carter’s dreams of winning the middleweight title were destroyed when he was wrongfully convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison. In prison Carter published his autobiography “The Sixteenth Round,” which inspired several people to come to his aid and find the evidence needed to prove his innocence. Check out The Hurricane from the law library and witness the spectacular performance by Denzel Washington as he portrays the courageous Rubin “Hurricane” Carter.

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