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What led to this Irishman's exoneration, 74 years after he was executed?
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# Harry Gleeson

What led to this Irishman's exoneration, 74 years after he was executed?

Jan 13th 2016, 7:43 PM 17,394 Views 18 Comments

Inconsistencies in medical evidence and several failings during the trial were identified in the case.

Harry Gleeson granted Ireland's first posthumous pardon, 74 years after his execution
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Harry Gleeson granted Ireland's first posthumous pardon, 74 years after his execution

Dec 19th 2015, 4:36 PM 20,611 Views 25 Comments

He was hanged in 1941 after being convicted of murdering Mary McCarthy.

What happens if you're imprisoned for a crime you didn't commit?
# The Innocence Project
# The Innocence Project

What happens if you're imprisoned for a crime you didn't commit?

Apr 5th 2015, 8:00 PM 16,091 Views 10 Comments

The Innocence Project came to attention this week after securing a posthumous pardon for Harry Gleeson – but most of their cases are live ones.

Irish man pardoned for murder conviction 74 years after his execution
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# Harry Gleeson

Irish man pardoned for murder conviction 74 years after his execution

Apr 1st 2015, 4:49 PM 24,005 Views 31 Comments

Harry Gleeson has received the State’s first posthumous pardon for murder.