Ricky Jackson: That $1M Payout Is Not So Whopping, Really

Written by Ted Rall

Ricky Jackson spent most of his adult life serving time for a murder he didn’t commit. He was compensated $1,000,000. Would that be enough for you?

aNewDomain — Ricky Jackson, a 58-year-old man who spent all of his adult life in an Ohio prison cell for a murder he didn’t commit, was awarded a “whopping” million dollars to compensate him for the prosecutorial misconduct that led to his conviction.
Cartoon: Ted Rall

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