Wrongfully Convicted Black Man Seeks To Raise Awareness For Victims Of False Imprisonment
Black people being convicted of crimes they never committed is a tragedy shown time and time again. From stories like the Central Park Five to the Scottsboro Boys, headlines are full of individuals finally being released after many years behind bars.
A 2017 study by the National Registry of Exonerations confirmed that blacks are more likely to be wrongfully convicted of murder than any other group.
At just 14 years of age (in Gary, Illinois), guest Johnnie Lee Savory was sentenced and spent 30 years in prison.... Read more