Mark Maxson spent almost a quarter century in prison for a crime he did not commit. DNA evidence has exonerated him, and he is now a free man.
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Texas prisoner Michael Morton was released from Prison on Wednesday after a Texas appeals court examined DNA evidence from his wife’s murder scene in 1986 and determined he could not have committed the murder. Morton, 57, is set to ...
A man who spent 34 years in prison for the rape and shooting death of a teenage girl was released from prison Thursday after a judge vacated his murder conviction, citing new DNA evidence.
Half-brothers Leon Brown and Henry McCollum were set free this week after DNA evidecne exonerated their 1983 convictions for rape and murder. They spent 30 years in prison. Sen. Mark Begich (D-Alaska) yanked a controversial re-elect...
Joseph Sledge, now 70, spent 37 years in prison for a crime that a three-judge panel said today he did not commit.