Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story

2020
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Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story
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Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story
Netflix | Release Date (Streaming): April 29, 2020 | TV-MA
Summary: In 2004, 16-year-old Cyntoia Denise Brown was arrested in Nashville, Tennessee, for murdering a 43-year-old man who picked her up for sex. She was tried as an adult and sentenced to life in prison — Cyntoia’s fate seemed sealed. The film shows the complexity of a child who was the product of three generations of violence against women inIn 2004, 16-year-old Cyntoia Denise Brown was arrested in Nashville, Tennessee, for murdering a 43-year-old man who picked her up for sex. She was tried as an adult and sentenced to life in prison — Cyntoia’s fate seemed sealed. The film shows the complexity of a child who was the product of three generations of violence against women in her biological family. And how in 2019, after nearly 10 years of legal challenges, Governor Bill Haslam granted her request for clemency. He did so following a slow shift in the state for legislative change in juvenile sentencing laws and having seen evidence of her maturity, education, and good behavior as a prisoner. Expand
Director: Daniel H. Birman
Genre(s): Documentary
Rating: TV-MA
Runtime: 96 min
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