Set in California’s Central Valley, American Crime centers on a racially charged murder and the subsequent trial, which are examined through the personal lives of the victims, the accused and their families. The case takes on greater meaning in the community, bringing to the forefront America’s hardened views on race, class and gender politics. (Source: Deadline)
Russ and Barb receive a visit from their estranged son. Some new information sees Carter's defense team securing a bail hearing.
Nearly a month after the arraignment of the accused, the emotional complications of all involved continue to deepen. Carter’s sister Aliyah (Regina King), a devout Muslim, arrives to support her brother despite their strained relationship, and her stark disapproval of his involvement with Aubry. Simultaneously, Alonzo receives an update about Tony’s case that sheds light on his family life which makes him question himself as a good father. Hector’s troubles compound when he’s recognized by a fellow gang member and his loyalty is tested. Barb continues her relentless fight for justice and works with Nancy Straumberg (Lili Taylor), who is the head of a Victim’s Rights Group to try and get another hate crime charge added against Carter.
Mar 19, 2015
Season 1 episode 3
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Season 1 episode 2
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Season 1 episode 1