National Public Radio’s All Things Considered aired part one of its special report on Larry Peterson’s case yesterday,
listen to it here.
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: Readers are discussing Peterson's case and the issue of exoneree compensation now on BET.com.
Larry Peterson is one of four people exonerated after serving time in New Jersey prisons for crimes they didn’t commit,
for more on the other New Jersey exonerees.
Byron Halsey was released from New Jersey prison in May after serving 19 years for a crime he didn't commit. He hasn't been officially exonerated as charges against him are still pending,
read more about his case here