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Angola 3 Inmate Dies Days After Being Released

Herman Wallace, just three days after being released from prison, died on Friday morning. He was 71 years old and died after a tough battle with liver cancer. Just days ago, he made news when he was released from solitary confinement after four decades of being locked up for a crime that he did not commit. Wallace was one of …

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Solitary Confinement: Dying Inmate, 71, Freed Four Decades Later

After spending 41 years in solitary confinement for a murder he says he didn’t commit, Herman Wallace was freed on Tuesday. To add insult to injury, the 71-year-old Louisiana man has lung cancer and isn’t expected to live for more than a couple of months. Wallace is part of the Angola Three, a group of black men that are said …

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