February 23, 2015 STAFF/STU

Today: “Freedom and Forgiveness” with Exoneree Ricky Jackson

Ricky Jackson spent nearly 40 years in prison, and was released on November 18, 2014. He has the tragic distinction of setting the record for the longest-serving person to be exonerated in U.S. history.

Hear him tell his story of wrongful conviction, incarceration, release and forgiveness, Monday, February 23 at 5 p.m. in the LSC Conference Room of the Lombardo Student Center.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://sites.jcu.edu/diversity/pages/events/.