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Man who wins mutli-million dollar settlement in wrongful conviction dies

Timothy Howard
12:00AM
March 19, 2007

A man who was freed after being wrongfully convicted died Monday afternoon. It was this time last year Timothy Howard stood and cheered when he heard the verdict that mirrored what he had said all along: he was innocent. Howard suffered a massive heart attack almost one year to the day of his court victory.

Columbus jury declares Timothy Howard innocent

12:00AM
March
15, 2006

Six members of the eight person jury in the Timothy Howard wrongful imprisonment case voted in his favor and declared him innocent.

Wrongful Conviction: Jury Deliberates

12:00AM
March
14, 2006

After a week of testimony a jury is deciding if a man wrongfully convicted of bank robbery and murder should be compensated for his time in prison. Timothy Howard spent 26 years in prison for a crime he says he did not commit. But state law requires Howard to prove his innocence. WOSU’s Mandie Trimble reports