Exonerees

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Kirk Bloodsworth

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 2 YEARS

RELEASED: 1993

FILM FOCUSES ON: DNA EVIDENCE

CONVICTED IN: CAMBRIDGE, MARYLAND

Joe D'Ambrosio

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 20 YEARS

RELEASED: 2012

FILM FOCUSES ON: LIFE AFTER DEATH ROW

CONVICTED IN: CLEVELAND, OHIO

Delbert Tibbs

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 2 YEARS

RELEASED: 1977

FILM FOCUSES ON: WITNESS MISIDENTIFICATION

CONVICTED IN: FORT MYERS, FLORIDA

 

Damon Thibodeaux

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 15 YEARS

RELEASED: 2012

FILM FOCUSES ON: FALSE CONFESSION

CONVICTED IN: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA

Randy Steidl

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 12 YEARS

RELEASED: 2004

FILM FOCUSES ON: UNRELIABLE WITNESSES

CONVICTED IN: PARIS, ILLINOIS

Gary Drinkard

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 6 YEARS

RELEASED: 2001

FILM FOCUSES ON: POOR PUBLIC DEFENSE COUNCIL

CONVICTED IN: DECATUR, ALABAMA

Sabrina Butler

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 33 MONTHS

RELEASED: 1995

FILM FOCUSES ON: INCORRECT EXPERT WITNESS TESTIMONY

CONVICTED IN: COLUMBUS, MISSISSIPPI

John Thompson

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 18 YEARS

RELEASED: 2003

FILM FOCUSES ON:
PROSECUTORIAL MISCONDUCT

CONVICTED IN: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA

 

Clarence Brandley

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 10 YEARS

RELEASED: 1990

FILM FOCUSES ON: RACISM

CONVICTED IN: CONROE, TEXAS

Juan Melendez

TIME ON DEATH ROW: 17 YEARS

RELEASED: 2002

FILM FOCUSES ON: SNITCH TESTIMONY

CONVICTED IN: BARTOW, FLORIDA