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DNA Evidence Exonerates Man Jailed for 34 Years on Rape, Murder Conviction

A Pennsylvania man convicted of rape and murder in 1982 was freed Thursday after 34 years in prison thanks to new DNA evidence.

Lewis Fogle, 63, was released on bond because he remains charged and could be retried by District Attorney Patrick Dougherty, who filed the joint motion to vacate the conviction with the New York-based Innocence Project. 79 more words

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Judge tosses conviction of man in prison for 34 years for teen's death

WATCH ABOVE: A man who served more than 34 years in prison for a crime he did not commit is now a free man. Lewis Fogle was convicted in 1982 for the murder of a 15-year-old girl. 575 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Texas Man Jailed For 35 Years Without Conviction Gets Retrial…AND MORE

A Texas man who spent 35 years behind bars without a conviction will finally get a second chance at justice. Jerry Hartfield, 59, has been incarcerated even though an appeals court threw out his conviction for the 1976 murder of a woman who sold tickets at a Bay City bus station. 330 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Texas Man Jailed For 35 Years Without Conviction Gets Retrial…AND MORE

A Texas man who spent 35 years behind bars without a conviction will finally get a second chance at justice. Jerry Hartfield, 59, has been incarcerated even though an appeals court threw out his conviction for the 1976 murder of a woman who sold tickets at a Bay City bus station. 330 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Texas Man Jailed For 35 Years Without Conviction Gets Retrial…AND MORE

A Texas man who spent 35 years behind bars without a conviction will finally get a second chance at justice. Jerry Hartfield, 59, has been incarcerated even though an appeals court threw out his conviction for the 1976 murder of a woman who sold tickets at a Bay City bus station. 330 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Texas Man Jailed For 35 Years Without Conviction Gets Retrial…AND MORE

A Texas man who spent 35 years behind bars without a conviction will finally get a second chance at justice. Jerry Hartfield, 59, has been incarcerated even though an appeals court threw out his conviction for the 1976 murder of a woman who sold tickets at a Bay City bus station. 330 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Texas Man Jailed For 35 Years Without Conviction Gets Retrial…AND MORE

A Texas man who spent 35 years behind bars without a conviction will finally get a second chance at justice. Jerry Hartfield, 59, has been incarcerated even though an appeals court threw out his conviction for the 1976 murder of a woman who sold tickets at a Bay City bus station. 330 more words

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