An Innocent Man Imprisoned for 20 Years
Wrongfully imprisoned for 20 years for murder and rape, Steves Barnes was finally set free in 2009 after a DNA test funded by a non-profit group, the Innocence Project ultimately proved his innocence. The nightmare began when Steve was just 19 years old. Steve Barnes shared his story at an event hosted by the Alaska Innocence Project and the UAA Justice Center on November 2 at UAA.
BROADCAST ON KSKA: Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 2:00 p.m., repeats Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
RECORDED: Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at UAA
SPEAKER: Steve Barnes,
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