Defender found the audacity to end a stalemate
Ropes & Gray attorney resorted to an Alford plea to free the "West Memphis Three."
Exculpatory DNA evidence and information about juror misconduct had already surfaced by the time Stephen Braga joined Arkansas death row inmate Damien Echols' legal team. But it was Braga's outside-the-box legal strategy that ultimately freed Echols from prison.
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