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Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Ten

I am innocent, innocent, innocent. . . . I am an innocent man, and something very wrong is taking place tonight.

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BEST OF HISTORYDOJO: 10 Innocent People Who Were Executed: Ellis Wayne Felker

Prosecutors had hidden evidence from the defense

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Nine: Joseph O’Dell

The man who represents himself at trial has a fool for a client.

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Eight: Cameron Todd Willingham

Prosecutors called him “an extremely severe sociopath.”

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Three Things You Need To Know About Emmett Till, part one

His death was the first Black Lives Matter moment.

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Subversive Bands: Judas Priest

If You Play It Backward…

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Seven: Leo Jones

The execution of a person who can show that he is innocent comes perilously close to simple murder.

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Six: Ellis Wayne Felker

Prosecutors hid evidence from the defense, doctored an autopsy and denied a proper trial.

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Subversive Bands: Billy Holiday and “Strange Fruit”

A song to remind us of a sad and sadistic tradition in American history.

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Five

Police and prosecutors deliberately framed an innocent man.

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Four

I wish you could get the rage from your hearts and you could see the truth and get rid of the hatred.

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Three

“I was tried and convicted on bogus testimony.”