Freed after being wrongly jailed for 20 years

Updated at 11:35 pm on 24 June 2013

One of five men who were sent to prison for the rape and murder of a classmate twenty years ago, walked free from an Illinois prison at the weekend, after new DNA evidence cleared him and at least two others. James Harden, who is now 36, was exonerated, along with his half brother Jonathan Barr and Robert Taylor after the DNA evidence pointed to another suspect entirely.

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This story was broadcast on Monday 7 November 2011

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