Judge Orders Ex-Black Panther Released After 36 Years Confinement

His defense team says he is a wrongfully convicted man who wouldn't hurt a fly. The State of Louisiana calls him "one of the most dangerous people in the United States." Now, after 37 years of lock up, Albert Woodfox, 61, will walk out of Louisiana State Penitentiary, after a judge ruled Tues. that Woodfox be released on bail after he previously overturned his conviction for murdering a prison guard. "Mr. Woodfox today is not the Mr. Woodfox of 1973," said U.S. District Judge James Brady in...Full Story
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