TITLE

Two men, jailed for murders they did not commit, awarded $500,000 each by Flordia legislature

PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Jet;05/18/98, Vol. 93 Issue 25, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that two black men, Freddie Pitts and Wilbert Lee, who spent 12 years in prison for murders that were committed by self-confessed murderer, Curtis `Boo' Adams, were awarded $500,000 each by the state Legislature in Florida. Circumstances surrounding the conviction of Pitt and Lee; When the men were pardoned; Where Pitt and Lee are employed.
ACCESSION #
643654

 

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