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Black Time Travel | Man kept in prison for 25 years, and prosecutors ignored evidence of his innocence

A judge dismissed the case against Fleming after a series of incidents – a key witness recanted her testimony, new evidence was uncovered that implicated someone else and prosecutors reviewing authorities’ files discovered documents that supported Fleming’s alibi.“After 25 years, come hug your mother,” said Patricia Fleming, 71, and that is exactly what he tearfully […]