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Film Reignites an Arkansas Murder Case (VOA On Assignment Apr. 12)i
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April 12, 2013 3:10 PM
On Assignment's Rebecca Ward talks with VOA’s film reporter Penelope Poulou about her coverage of the documentary "West of Memphis," which makes a case for the innocence of three men convicted as teenagers of the brutal 1993 murder of three young boys in West Memphis, Arkansas, The "West Memphis Three," as they are known, spent 18 years behind bars before being released in 2011, and the film raises the prospect that the real killer may still be roaming free.

Film Reignites an Arkansas Murder Case (VOA On Assignment Apr. 12)

Published April 12, 2013

On Assignment's Rebecca Ward talks with VOA’s film reporter Penelope Poulou about her coverage of the documentary "West of Memphis," which makes a case for the innocence of three men convicted as teenagers of the brutal 1993 murder of three young boys in West Memphis, Arkansas, The "West Memphis Three," as they are known, spent 18 years behind bars before being released in 2011, and the film raises the prospect that the real killer may still be roaming free.

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