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Parole Board Decides To Set 75-Year-Old Man Free After Acquittal On Murder Charges In 1966 Police Shooting

Attorneys for the 75-year-old man held in prison for nearly two years after his his acquittal on murder charges in a 1966 police shooting say he could be home in a matter of days.


Pa. Parole Board Fighting Recommendations To Release Elderly Man Accused Of Murder

The Pennsylvania parole board is fighting a judge’s recommendation to release an elderly man who remains behind bars nearly two years after his acquittal on murder charges.


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Two Years After Acquittal, Lawyers Want Elderly Man Released From Prison

A federal judge is being asked to release from prison an elderly man who was acquitted on murder charges in the death of a Philadelphia police officer, he shot 46-years ago. The State Parole Board has two weeks to file an objection.