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Is Just Mercy a real story?

1 month ago   |   By Radio Times

Powerful and thought-provoking, Just Mercy tells a heart-breaking story of racial discrimination and injustice.
The movie follows young lawyer Bryan Stevenson as he heads to Alabama to defend those wrongly convicted, with the support of local advocate Eva Ansley. It's in this role he attempts to defend Walter McMillian , a man accused of murdering an 18-year-old girl.
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