Posted by | May 15, 2012 11:06 | Filed under: Top Stories

Submitted by William

Carlos DeLuna was put to death in Texas in 1989 in place of someone else.

Even “all the relatives of both Carloses mistook them,” and DeLuna was sentenced to death and executed based only on eyewitness accounts despite a range of signs he was not a guilty man, said law professor James Liebman…

The report’s authors found “numerous missteps, missed clues and missed opportunities that let authorities prosecute Carlos DeLuna for the crime of murder, despite evidence not only that he did not commit the crime but that another individual, Carlos Hernandez, did,” the 780-page investigation found.

By: William

retired military , former cop, lifelong gym rat and doting grandfather alive and living in Maine