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The innocent man [electronic resource] : [murder and injustice in a small town] / John Grisham.

By: Grisham, John.
Contributor(s): Wasson, Craig.
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundPublisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Books on Tape, 2006ISBN: 0739346857 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book); 9780739346853 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book).Subject(s): Williamson, Ronald Keith, 1953-2004 -- Trials, litigation, etc | Trials (Murder) -- Oklahoma | Judicial error -- Oklahoma | Capital punishment -- OklahomaGenre/Form: Audiobooks.Additional physical formats: No titleDDC classification: 345.766/02523 Online resources: Click Here to Access Title | Excerpt Read by Craig Wasson.Summary: Sometimes the truth can be stranger than fiction ... In his first work of non-fiction, John Grisham delivers his most extraordinary thriller yet: the account of an innocent man sent to death row. "The innocent man" chronicles the life of Ronald Keith Williamson, who left his small town in Oklahoma in 1971 as a second-round draft pick of the Oakland A's and seemed destined for a major league career. He was later convicted in the same town, sent to death row, and came within five days of being executed for a murder he did not commit. After 12 years in prison, Mr. Williamson was freed in 1999. He died at the age of 51 on Dec. 4, 2004. In a true legal thriller Grisham recounts the murder, its aftermath, the trial, the imprisonment, and the exoneration.
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Read by Craig Wasson.

Duration: 12:28:49.

Sometimes the truth can be stranger than fiction ... In his first work of non-fiction, John Grisham delivers his most extraordinary thriller yet: the account of an innocent man sent to death row. "The innocent man" chronicles the life of Ronald Keith Williamson, who left his small town in Oklahoma in 1971 as a second-round draft pick of the Oakland A's and seemed destined for a major league career. He was later convicted in the same town, sent to death row, and came within five days of being executed for a murder he did not commit. After 12 years in prison, Mr. Williamson was freed in 1999. He died at the age of 51 on Dec. 4, 2004. In a true legal thriller Grisham recounts the murder, its aftermath, the trial, the imprisonment, and the exoneration.

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