“It has been a struggle since he got out,” Koss said, adding that the damages Fleming is seeking include the loss of wages, companionship and emotional anguish.
“It’s tough to put a value on those things,” Koss added. “I’m not sure how you value one year in prison for a crime you didn’t commit, let alone 25.”
A New York City Law Department spokesman said the claim will be reviewed.
Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
« Previous page 1 2
Also On Black America Web:
JULY: This Month in Black History
http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/1-july-1st-carllewiswasborn.jpg?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/2-july-2nd-medgar-evers.jpg?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/3-july3rd-jackierobinson.jpg?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/4-july4th-edmonialewis.jpg?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/07/5-july5th-arthurashe.jpg?w=180&h=180&crop=1
Tags: Johnathan Fleming » lawsuit » nyc » Wrongful Conviction