Just sent out by email from Innocence Matters!
April 2012 Exonerees
Overturned: March 29, 2012
Possible Release Date: April 2012
Larry Smith's case:
State: Alabama (death row)
Reversal Affirmed: 2010
Released: April 6, 2012
Shakara Robertson, Darryl Washington & Marcus Smith's case:
Overturned: April 6, 2012
Exoneration: Now What? by Innocence Matters Board Member Dan Finn
What happens when a man who has been incarcerated his entire adult life for a crime he did not commit wins his freedom?What’s the best way for him to return to the “outside world” and reclaim the dignity stripped of him for so long? READ here
Also see this compelling book:
"...we honored Jennifer Thompson, co-author of The New York Times bestseller Picking Cotton, on April 5 and 6 at various Orange and Los Angeles County venues. Jennifer shared her story of the human costs of a flawed criminal justice system and her courageous determination to honor the truth wherever it led."