Tuesday, April 16, 2013
MD - Kirk Bloodsworth - Wrongly convicted of murder / sexual assault of a child
Kirk Bloodsworth was the first person to be exonerated and released from death row by DNA evidence. In this film, Kirk describes his experience of being convicted for a crime he did not commit, being on death row and how the discovery of DNA testing led to his release. He also describes the limitations and roadblocks involved in using DNA to exonerate people on death row.
Location: Maryland, USA