Justice After Injustice
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Justice After Injustice

(Slate) – Early in the morning on Jan. 3, 1984, Janet Burke, a 20-year-old white…

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New York to Pay Wrongfully Imprisoned Man $6.25 Million
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New York to Pay Wrongfully Imprisoned Man $6.25 Million

(USA Today) – New York City will pay $6.25 million to a man wrongfully imprisoned…

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One of the Angola Three Recalls Life in Solitary Confinement
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One of the Angola Three Recalls Life in Solitary Confinement

STACEY PLAISANCE, Associated Press REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Robert King says…

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Court Temporarily Blocks Release of ‘Angola 3’ Inmate
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Court Temporarily Blocks Release of ‘Angola 3’ Inmate

CAIN BURDEAU, Associated Press BRIAN SLODYSKO, Associated Press ST. FRANCISVILLE, La. (AP) — Prison activist…

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2 Brothers Pardoned, Clearing Way for Them to Receive $750K
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2 Brothers Pardoned, Clearing Way for Them to Receive $750K

  JONATHAN DREW, Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Two brothers wrongfully imprisoned for three…

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On Death Row for the Wrong Hair
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On Death Row for the Wrong Hair

  (The Daily Beast) – For 21 years, death row inmate Willie Jerome Manning has…

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Study: Wrongfully Convicted African-Americans Wait Longer To Be Exonerated Than Others
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Study: Wrongfully Convicted African-Americans Wait Longer To Be Exonerated Than Others

  (The Huffington Post) – It took 18 years for DNA evidence to surface that…

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4 Percent of Those Sentenced to Die are Innocent
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4 Percent of Those Sentenced to Die are Innocent

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) –Since 1973, more than 300 innocent…

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