BBC News – US man walks free after 25 years on death row

| March 14, 2014

US man walks free after 25 years on death row

Speaking following his release, Mr Ford said that he had been denied the right to see his son grow up

A man who spent more than 25 years on death row in the US state of Louisiana has walked free from prison after his murder conviction for the 1983 killing of a jeweller was overturned.

via BBC News – US man walks free after 25 years on death row.

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