Virginia inmate exonerated in two rap...

Virginia inmate exonerated in two rapes to be freed

There are 2 comments on the The Virginian-Pilot story from Mar 19, 2011, titled Virginia inmate exonerated in two rapes to be freed. In it, The Virginian-Pilot reports that:

A Virginia man who has spent 27 years in prison for rapes and other attacks he says he did not commit will be freed while a court considers his innocence claim, state officials said Friday.

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Charlottesville, VA

#1 Mar 20, 2011
This is a wonderful thing. Best wishes to mr Haynesworth, may he enjoy the rest of his life in peace.

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#2 Mar 20, 2011
Many innocent men are still in prison for rapes they did not commit. Unfortunately, even with DNA testing there are over zealous prosecutors who are still trying to convict or get a plea agreement from the innocent.

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