At age 16, Gary Tyler was wrongly sent to death row, where he spent 41 years until being freed in April. The Truthdig team will talk with him Thursday at 1 p.m. PDT/4 p.m. EDT.
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and his team will discuss this question with peace activist, author and filmmaker Frank Dorrel at 1 p.m. PDT (4 p.m. EDT) on Thursday.
Youngest Person On Death Row Is Freed At Age 57 Yesterday evening, a Louisiana man named Gary Tyler was freed from prison after spending 41 years of an unconstitutional life sentence in prison. According to Huffington Post, Tyler
On Thursday at 1 p.m. PDT / 4 p.m. EDT, the Truthdig team will sit down with Mike Farrell, acclaimed activist and anti-death penalty advocate.
KCRW For many Americans, life on death row is unimaginable – but this stark reality is tantamount to daily life for almost 3,000 prisoners across the nation. Gary Tyler used to be one such prisoner, unjustly convicted and punished t...