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USA: TWO MEN HAVING SERVED 31 YEARS, ONE ON DEATH ROW, ARE EXONERATED IN NORTH CAROLINA

September 3, 2014: Henry Lee McCollum, 50, who has spent three decades on death row, and Leon Brown, 46, who was serving a life sentence, were released from prison in North Carolina. The day before, a Robeson County court exonerated them, because new DNA evidence proved their innocence.
Both are severely intellectually disabled and were teenagers - McCollum 19 years old, Brown just 15 - at the time of their arrests in 1983.
McCollum and Brown were sentenced to death in 1984 for the murder of Sabrina Buie, an 11-year-old girl who was brutally raped and suffocated. Brown's sentence was later reduced to life in prison and his charge reduced to rape, but McCollum has remained on death row through decades of appeals.
McCollum and Brown were released after a hearing in Robeson County Superior Court, in which the North Carolina Innocence Inquiry Commission, an independent state agency, detailed the results of its investigation, including DNA testing of items found at the crime scene. The Commission found that none of the items could be traced to McCollum or Brown. Instead, critical DNA evidence matched another individual named Roscoe Artis, a convicted rapist and murderer who lived less than 100 yards from where the victim's body was found.
The only evidence that tied McCollum and Brown to the crime were false confessions that law enforcement obtained from the disabled teens, after 5 hours of intense interrogation. (Source: dupontcirclecommunications.com, 03/09/2014)

OFW FREED FROM SAUDI DEATH ROW NOW HOME
AFGHANISTAN: SEVEN MEN GIVEN DEATH SENTENCES IN GANG RAPE CASE
IRAN: A MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR INSULTING THE PROPHET
TAIWAN: 'MURDER CAFE' BARISTA LOSES APPEAL, SENTENCED TO DEATH
OKLAHOMA (USA): GOV. MARY FALLIN SAYS EXECUTION PROCEDURES MUST BE CHANGED BEFORE RESUMING DEATH PENALTY
CHINA: COURT CHANGES DEATH SENTENCE TO LIFE IMPRISONMENT IN RAPE CASE
VIETNAM: COURT UPHOLDS DEATH SENTENCE FOR DUO THAT KILLED 5 POACHERS IN CENTRAL VIETNAM
SRI LANKA: DOCTOR SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR RAPE AND MURDER OF A GARMENT FACTORY WORKER
INDIA: REVIEW PLEA OF DEATH ROW CONVICTS TO BE HEARD IN OPEN COURT BY THREE-JUDGE BENCH
JAPAN: SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS DEATH PENALTY HANDED DOWN BY LAY JUDGES FOR FIRST TIME
BANGLADESH: DEATH PENALTY FOR KILLING WIFE IN PATUAKHALI
SAUDI ARABIA: 4 FOREIGN NATIONALS BEHEADED FOR DRUG SMUGGLING
TAIWAN: SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS DEATH SENTENCE AGAINST KILLER ARSONIST
KIRIBATI PROPOSES DEATH PENALTY
KENYA: FOUR SENTENCED TO DEATH IN NYAHURURU
IRAN: 15 EXECUTED ON SEPTEMBER 1, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA: FOUR MORE MEN EXECUTED BY BEHEADING
INDIA: PRESIDENT MUKHERJEE REJECTED 97% OF MERCY PETITIONS, BUT HE FAILED TO CURB CRIME

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