Steve Bieda

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Legislation aimed at curbing the state’s opioid crisis is on its way to the governor. 

Hearings Begin To Compensate Exonerated Prisoners

Aug 16, 2017
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The first hearings to compensate people who’ve been wrongfully convicted started Wednesday; but some left the courtroom unsatisfied. The hearings come after a new law was signed at the end of last year. That law gives wrongfully convicted people money for each year they were in prison.