Grassroots Justice: Sierra Leone

When the police came looking for his son, Abu Morgan told the truth: after stealing money from a relative, the boy had fled. Then Abu Morgan found himself locked up in a jail cell, caught up in Sierra Leone's rickety justice system.

Luckily, a community-based paralegal from Timap for Justice, a local legal empowerment group, stumbled across Abu Morgan's case.

Watch what happened next.