‘New Chapter Of Life’: Maya Moore Announces Marriage To Man She Helped Free From Prison For Wrongful ConvictionFormer Minnesota Lynx star player Maya Moore announced that she married Jonathan Irons, the Missouri man she helped free from prison after a wrongful conviction.
Javon Davis Exonerated After Serving 5 Years In Prison For 2014 Shooting Outside Target FieldThiry-two-year-old Javon Davis is now a free man. His exoneration was made possible through years of work by staff at the Innocence Project of Minnesota, students from the University of Minnesota Law School, and pro bono attorney Jon Hopeman.
Man Wrongfully Convicted Of Sexual Abuse May Get $475K From StateA man wrongfully convicted of sexually abusing his stepdaughter will likely receive $475,000 from Minnesota taxpayers -- but the state legislature must still approve the award. In his attorney's office Wednesday, Roger Olsen described how he still has trouble getting a job even a decade after the conviction was tossed.
Wis. Lawmakers Poised To Vote On Wrongful Conviction CompensationWisconsin lawmakers are set to vote Tuesday on a measure that would dramatically increase compensation for people who have been wrongly convicted of crimes.