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Man imprisoned for 20 years, then freed by DNA evidence, sues police, prosecutors
James L. Owens Jr., who spent 20 years behind bars on burglary and murder charges only to be freed in 2008 by a DNA discovery, has filed a $15 million lawsuit claiming Baltimore police and prosecutors intentionally suppressed exculpatory information in his case.
By Tricia Bishop, The Baltimore Sun
November 27, 2011