TX Plans Summit on Wrongfully Convicted as Another Inmate Freed
James Lee Woodford was released from a Texas prison today after serving 27 years for a murder that DNA evidence now shows he didn't commit.
Woodward is the 18th Dallas County inmate, and the 31sth in Texas, to be exonerated by DNA testing.
Also today, State Senator Rodney Ellis announced that Texas will hold a summit on wrongful convictions on May 8 at the state capitol. [More...]
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