After Unjust Sentence, Colorado Begins Paying InmatePrison time for a murder he didn't commit robbed 52-year-old Robert Dewey of priceless moments, like the birth of his grandchildren and the burial of his only son.
Wrongly Convicted Colorado Man Could Get $1.2MA Mesa County man who inspired a new law compensating the wrongly convicted is nearing a monetary settlement with the state.
Prosecutor-Led Effort Frees Convicted ManColorado's first prosecutor-led DNA exoneration of a man wrongfully convicted of murder came after a review of nearly 5,000 cases in a review effort that is spreading nationwide.
Man Serving Life In Prison For Murder Loses Chance For AppealA man already serving a life sentence for murder is suspected in another decades-old crime. On Wednesday, Douglas Thames lost his chance for an appeal.
Man Convicted In Mesa County Of Murder, Rape Freed By DNA EvidenceRobert Dewey was 33 when he went to prison for the 1994 rape and murder of a Palisade woman. The 51-year-old walked away free Monday, after new testing of DNA evidence pointed to someone else as the suspect.
DNA Clears Convicted Murderer, Points At 2nd SuspectCBS4 has learned that a man convicted and imprisoned for a 1994 murder and rape on the Western Slope will likely be released next week after DNA evidence showed he was innocent.