Anthony Ray Hinton

Community Educator and Author, Equal Justice Initiative

Anthony Ray Hinton is an Alabama African American man who was held on death row for nearly 30 years after being convicted of the murders of two restaurant managers in Birmingham, Alabama. While awaiting trial, his defense attorney told him," All of y’all Blacks always say you didn’t do something.

He was released in 2015 after being exonerated. He is also the author of the memoir The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row

(Image: Equal Justice Initiative)

Anthony Ray Hinton is an Alabama African American man who was held on death row for nearly 30 years after being convicted of the murders of two restaurant managers in Birmingham, Alabama. While awaiting trial, his defense attorney told him," All of y’all Blacks always say you didn’t do something.

He was released in 2015 after being exonerated. He is also the author of the memoir The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row

(Image: Equal Justice Initiative)

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12.05.2017 (1:25:29)

Criminal Injustice in America