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Wrongful Convictions

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Wrongful Convictions

Wrongful Convictions

Wrongful Convictions

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Tovia Smith reports on one man's struggle to receive compensation for the ten years of jail time he served after being wrongfully convicted. Few states currently have laws that allow for direct compensation, but a recent wave of convicts exonerated by DNA evidence is leading more and more politicians to take up the issue.