“This book tells a fascinating and chilling story of one of the most notorious wrongful convictions of modern time. It should be read by anyone who cares about this issue.” (Barry Scheck, co-founder and co-director of The Innocence Project
“A revealing, important book that sheds light on how an innocent man can be sent to death row.” (Sister Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking and The Death of Innocents
About the Author
is an attorney and writer who has worked both in a federal prosecutor’s office and as a defense attorney in state and federal courts.Ronald M. Gauthier
is a library branch manager in Gwinnett Country, Georgia, and once served as an adult literacy instructor for the Louisiana prison system and a social services counselor. He is the author of Hard Time on the Bayou
, a prison novel based on his experiences working in corrections.