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# harry-gleeson - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

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

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

Jan 13th 2016, 7:43 PM 17,386 Views 18 Comments

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

# harry-gleeson - Saturday 19 December, 2015

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

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

Dec 19th 2015, 4:36 PM 20,577 Views 25 Comments

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

# harry-gleeson - Sunday 5 April, 2015

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 16,077 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.

# harry-gleeson - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

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

Irish man pardoned for murder conviction 74 years after his execution

Apr 1st 2015, 4:49 PM 23,987 Views 31 Comments

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