TITLE

Chicago Man On Death Row For 16 Years Released After Another Admits To Murders

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Jet;02/22/99, Vol. 95 Issue 12, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Anthony Porter, who spent nearly 17 years on death row for a double murder. His release from prison after Alstory Simon confessed to the killings on videotape; Details of Porter's alleged crime; Efforts of Northwestern University journalism professor David Protess to free Porter.
ACCESSION #
1548066

 

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