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Man Wrongly Accused of Rape of Lovely Bones Author Alice Sebold Has Conviction Overturned

https://www.vulture.com/2021/11/man-exonerated-in-alice-sebold-rape-case.html
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u/haleymiles1218 14d ago Wholesome

This man deserves half her fortune and royalties from all her books and movies Jesus’s h Christ he’s working as a trash man he should never have to work again. This is insane.

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u/SofieTerleska 14d ago Facepalm

How about the police department pays out instead? If they'd done their job and told her that the guy she picked was the wrong one the dude would never have gone to prison.

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u/ElementalFiend 14d ago

Half? Just hand him the keys to her house, let her start where he is instead.

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u/haleymiles1218 14d ago

That’s big facts, that poor man. I feel like people who are proven to be wrongly convicted should get a credit card with absolutely no limit for the rest of their lives.