new york - A 71-year-old man who was innocent for nearly 40 years for a murder, received 18.5 million euros in damages.
Craig Coley was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1978 for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Rhonda Wicht and her son Donald. Wicht had also been raped for her gruesome death. He himself has always said to be innocent. The two were just a year apart when Rhonda was killed.