PUBLISHED: 16:45, 29 May 2013 | UPDATED: 18:03, 29 May 2013
Could notorious sex offender and subject of Oscar-nominated documentary Jesse Friedman be absolved in 25-year-old abuse case in a matter of weeks?
">Jesse Friedman and his father Arnold were charged with hundreds of counts of sodomy and sexual abuse in 1988
>Jesse served 13 years in jail and was released in 2001, his father took his own life in 1995
>'Capturing the Friedmans' a documentary about the family's plight was nominated for an Oscar in 2003
>In 2010 a federal appeals court urged prosecutors to reopen the case, saying that Friedman may have been wrongfully convicted
>That report is due in a matter of weeks."