THE VALUE OF RESEARCH:
"About fifty percent of Dershowitz's cases are 'pro bono' ones, like the representation of the Tison brothers featured in [the movie] 'Reversal of Fortune', who smuggled weapons into prison to help their convicted-killer father and another murderer escape.... In the movie, their last name was switched ... to Johnson and their race was switched from black to white, factual changes that Dershowitz was willing to forgive."
Kerlow, Eleanor. "Poisoned Ivy" (1994, St. Martins Press, at page 271; emphasis added).