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#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Victor Rosario

Victor Rosario was convicted of a crime he did not commit.

Victor Rosario was convicted of a crime he did not commit.   Shortly after 1 a.m. on Friday, March 5, 1982, a fire was reported in a building on Decatur Street in Lowell, Massachusetts. By the time firefighters could enter the building, eight people—three adults and five children—had perished from smoke inhalation. (Efrain Cortes, 21, his wife, Nancy Velasquez, and their sons, two-year-old Efrain and six-month-old Jose, were found on the rear stairs of the three-story building. Adelaida Ferrer, 35, and her sons, five-year-old Javier, four-year-old Augustine, and two-year-old Joseph, were found in a back bedroom…

20 Sep 2017

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Randy Drunken

30 Nov 2016

  Randy Drunken was wrongfully convicted of murdering his own girlfriend. Newfoundland man, Randy Drunken of St. John’s, was wrongly accused and convicted of killing his…

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Amanda Knox

23 Nov 2016

Amanda Knox spent four years in an Italian prison for a crime she did not commit. 21 year old Meredith Susanna Cara Kercher was a British student…

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday James Dean

16 Nov 2016

James Dean was wrongfully convicted of murder and sexual assault. During the night of February 5, 1985,  68-year-old Helen Wilson was sexually assaulted and killed in…

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Peter Frumusa

9 Nov 2016

Peter Frumusa was one of many Canadians wrongfully convicted of a crime he did not commit In Niagara, Ontario, Peter Frumusa was arrested in 1988 for…

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Ronald Dalton

2 Nov 2016

Ronald Dalton spent nearly eight years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of killing his wife. In Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland, on August 16, 1988 Randy…

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Gordon Folland

26 Oct 2016

  Gordon Folland was wrongfully convicted of sexual assault. Hamilton man, Gordon Folland was charged with sexual assault after it was alleged that on November 23,…