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4 Black men exonerated more than 70 years after being wrongly accused of raping a White teen girl

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The families of the "Groveland Four" got some closure Monday after Florida officially cleared four young Black men wrongly accused of raping a 17-year-old White girl in 1949. Circuit Court Judge Heidi Davis in Lak...

He was wrongly convicted of murder as a teen. After fighting for 26 years, his name has finally been cleared

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Dontae Sharpe, a Charlotte, North Carolina, resident, breathed a heavy sigh of relief Friday upon receiving a pardon for a murder he didn't commit -- after spending 24 years in prison. Sharpe, 46, who's Black, was c...

Wrongly convicted man dies of Covid-19, nine years after he was exonerated

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After spending the last nine years taking back his life after being exonerated of murder and released from prison, Damon Thibodeaux has died of complications from Covid-19. "The nurse that took care of him said he ...

California union boss says Newsom ‘lost his mind’, wrongly attacking ‘conservatives’ by closing rural prison

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Richard Louis Brown, who made headlines earlier this year by pledging to slash union political donations, told "Your World" on Friday that it appears Newsom is targeting Lassen County workers because the area – just ...

More than 2,800 have been wrongly convicted in the US. Lawmakers and advocates want to make sure they’re paid their dues.

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John Jerome White was 19 years old when a Georgia judge sentenced him to life plus 40 years in prison for breaking into a 74-year-old woman's home and raping her. Exonerated after DNA testing years later, he walked ...

Garrett Rolfe, former Atlanta officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks, was wrongly terminated, board says

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Garrett Rolfe, the former Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks in a Wendy's parking lot, was wrongly terminated, the Atlanta Civil Service Board has ruled. "We are very excited that the Civil Boa...

Fox News anchor wrongly reports DHS secretary had resigned during Trump interview

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New York (CNN Business)Fox News anchor Harris Faulkner made a grave and bizarre error on Monday, interrupting a live phone interview with former President Donald Trump to wrongly report that Department of Homeland Se...

NC governor pardons 5, including man wrongly imprisoned for 44 years

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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper granted pardons Thursday to five men convicted of crimes they did not commit, including one freed this year after serving 44 years on a wrongful rape conviction. "We must continue to w...