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File photo of a perimeter wall around a prison. (Photo by FRANK PERRY/AFP/GettyImages)

Man Freed After DNA Clears Him Of 1989 Rape

A man who spent more than two decades behind bars was freed Friday after DNA evidence cleared him in the rape of a 14-year-old Fort Worth girl.

08/24/2012

File photo of protesters outside of a courthouse. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Hundreds Protest Ex-Officer’s Oppression Acquittal

More than 200 people marched in front of the Harris County criminal courthouse in Houston on Thursday to protest the acquittal of a former Houston police officer in the alleged beating of a teenage burglary suspect.

05/17/2012