Louisiana Death Row Inmate Released After 30 Years
A Louisiana man who spent the last three decades behind bars, most of them on death row, is now free.By Briana Altergott | March 12, 2014
A Louisiana man who spent the last three decades behind bars — most of them on death row — is now free.
Sixty-four-year-old Glenn Ford was convicted of murdering a jeweler who was found shot to death behind the counter of his shop in 1983. (Via CBS)
But that conviction was thrown out Monday after prosecutors petitioned the court to release him. According to CNN, a judge ordered he be set free the very next afternoon.