Anthony Porter

His Still-Developing Story


 
February 2, 1999

The breaking story ~ Illinois death row inmate Anthony Porter cleared by eyewitness who names another man as the killer.

 

EVIDENCE GROWS THAT WRONG MAN IS ON DEATH ROW

February 3, 1999

The Illinois Supreme Court had delayed Porter's scheduled execution in September 1998 to determine if he was mentally fit to die.  Now they were faced with his actual innocence.

 

DEATH ROW INMATE'S HEARING IS PUT ON HOLD

March 11, 1999

Porter is finally cleared of the double murder conviction that sent him to death row ~ but a decision on other charges is delayed.  Those charges could affect reparations to Porter for all that he has suffered.



JUDGE THROWS OUT PORTER'S MURDER CONVICTIONS





 
 
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