Sunday, April 03, 2011

Exonerated from death row by DNA: Sun. 6/12 NYC

"After Innocence," DVD, Color, 2005, 95 minutes, directed by Jessica Sanders.
Sunday, June 12, 2011, 2 p.m.
Mid-Manhattan Library (Map and directions) [40th & 5th]
Fully accessible to wheelchairs

Story of the exonerated and innocent men wrongfully imprisoned for
decades and then releasesd after DNA evidence proved their innocence.
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After Innocence is a 2005 United States documentary film about men
who were exonerated from death row by DNA evidence. Directed by
Jessica Sanders, the film took the Special Jury Prize at the 2005
Sundance Film Festival.

The featured exonerees are Dennis Maher; Calvin Willis; Scott
Hornoff; Wilton Dedge; Vincent Moto; Nick Yarris; and Herman Atkins.
Also featured are Barry Scheck and Peter Neufeld of the Innocence
Project and Lola Vollen of the Life After Exoneration Program.

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