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Lake Co. man exonerated after 25 years in prison for rape he didn't commit - WRTV Indianapolis;

Lake Co. man exonerated after 25 years in prison for rape he didn't commit - WRTV Indianapolis

WRTV IndianapolisLake Co. man exonerated after 25 years in prison for rape he didn't commitWRTV IndianapolisINDIANAPOLIS -- A Lake County man is free this week after spending nearly 25 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit. Darryl Pinkins' attorney calls it a great victory – one that was decades in the making. Pinkins says he always knew he was ...and more »

US gang-rape case: Man walks free after 25 years in prison as new evidence proves innocence - International Business Times UK;

US gang-rape case: Man walks free after 25 years in prison as new evidence proves innocence - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKUS gang-rape case: Man walks free after 25 years in prison as new evidence proves innocenceInternational Business Times UKUS prison A man wrongly convicted in a gang-rape case walks out of jail after 25 years. - Representational imageReuters. A man in the US, who spent 25 years in prison for a wrongful conviction in a gang rape case, was released after new DNA evidence ...and more »

Man Wrongly Locked Up For 24 Years Not Taking Freedom For Granted - CBS Local;

Man Wrongly Locked Up For 24 Years Not Taking Freedom For Granted - CBS Local

CBS LocalMan Wrongly Locked Up For 24 Years Not Taking Freedom For GrantedCBS Local(CBS) — After Darryl Pinkins spent more than 24-years in prison for a crime he didn't commit, he walked out of jail a free man Monday. So what's the first 24-hours of freedom been like for him? CBS 2's Mai Martinez finds out in this Original Report ...and more »

New DNA technology helps free man who was wrongly imprisoned for 25 years - FOX 29 News Philadelphia;

New DNA technology helps free man who was wrongly imprisoned for 25 years - FOX 29 News Philadelphia

FOX 29 News PhiladelphiaNew DNA technology helps free man who was wrongly imprisoned for 25 yearsFOX 29 News PhiladelphiaAfter years of unflinchingly maintaining his innocence, Pinkins was set free thanks to one of the newest innovations in DNA analysis. Posted:Apr 26 2016 04:32PM EDT. Updated:Apr 26 2016 04:32PM EDT ...and more »

IU McKinney Wrongful Conviction Clinic client Darryl Pinkins wins release from prison - IUPUI Newscenter;

IU McKinney Wrongful Conviction Clinic client Darryl Pinkins wins release from prison - IUPUI Newscenter

IUPUI NewscenterIU McKinney Wrongful Conviction Clinic client Darryl Pinkins wins release from prisonIUPUI NewscenterINDIANAPOLIS -- Darryl Pinkins, a client of the IU McKinney Wrongful Conviction Clinic, was released from prison on April 25, free of his 1991 Lake County, Indiana, convictions for rape, sexual deviate conduct and robbery. The Wrongful Conviction ...and more »

Gary man freed after rape convictions vacated - South Bend Tribune;

Gary man freed after rape convictions vacated - South Bend Tribune

South Bend TribuneGary man freed after rape convictions vacatedSouth Bend TribuneDarryl Pinkins is embraced by family in the lobby of the Lake County Jail in Crown Point, Ind., after he was released after serving more than two decades in prison for a gang rape in which he was recently cleared. The Times Photo/TONY V. MARTIN. Gary ...and more »

Man spends 24 years in prison, BSU professor helps prove his innocence - KBOI-TV;

Man spends 24 years in prison, BSU professor helps prove his innocence - KBOI-TV

KBOI-TVMan spends 24 years in prison, BSU professor helps prove his innocenceKBOI-TVBOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- — After spending 24 years in prison for a rape he didn't commit, Darryl Pinkins is now a free man. "I was elated," Pinkins said. "My heart, everything, I feel it now. I feel like this is a new beginning." Pinkins was exonerated ...and more »

UPDATE: Gary man freed after convictions vacated in 'bump and rape' case - nwitimes.com;

UPDATE: Gary man freed after convictions vacated in 'bump and rape' case - nwitimes.com

nwitimes.comUPDATE: Gary man freed after convictions vacated in 'bump and rape' casenwitimes.comMildred Pinkins and her son, Darryl Pinkins, speak to the press outside Lake County Jail in Crown Point. Pinkins, of Gary, who in 1991 was sentenced to 65 years in prison was released Monday from Lake County Jail after his rape conviction was overturned.and more »

Indiana Man Jailed For 25 Years For Rape He Didn't Commit Is Cleared Thanks To New DNA Technology - The Inquisitr;

Indiana Man Jailed For 25 Years For Rape He Didn't Commit Is Cleared Thanks To New DNA Technology - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrIndiana Man Jailed For 25 Years For Rape He Didn't Commit Is Cleared Thanks To New DNA TechnologyThe InquisitrDarryl Pinkins was accused of raping an Indiana woman in 1991 after she identified him as the attacker who dragged her to a vehicle and violated her for hours. Pinkins was convicted of rape and would spend the next 25 years behind bars despite ...and more »

Man wrongly convicted of rape freed after 25 years in prison - Metro;

Man wrongly convicted of rape freed after 25 years in prison - Metro

MetroMan wrongly convicted of rape freed after 25 years in prisonMetroA man who has spent nearly a quarter of a century behind bars after a wrongful conviction for gang rape has been released from prison just in time for his daughter's 26th birthday. Man's wrongful conviction condemned. Darryl Pinkins, 63, was 38 when a ...and more »

Boise State professor helps free wrongly convicted man - Idaho Statesman;

Boise State professor helps free wrongly convicted man - Idaho Statesman

Idaho StatesmanBoise State professor helps free wrongly convicted manIdaho StatesmanGreg Hampikian waits with Darryl Pinkins' mother, Mildred, for her son's release. Boise State University. Statesman Staff. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story. The first exoneration using a DNA analysis program ...and more »

New DNA technology helps cleared man in 1989 rape - NEWS.com.au;

New DNA technology helps cleared man in 1989 rape - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auNew DNA technology helps cleared man in 1989 rapeNEWS.com.auA US man who served nearly 25 years in prison was released on Monday after new DNA technology cleared him in a 1989 rape. Darryl Pinkins, 63, was convicted in 1991 of raping a Hammond woman. He's always maintained he was at home in bed with his ...and more »

Man, 63, who served 25 YEARS in jail for 1989 rape is released after new DNA technology proves he wasn't even at ... - Daily Mail;

Man, 63, who served 25 YEARS in jail for 1989 rape is released after new DNA technology proves he wasn't even at ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailMan, 63, who served 25 YEARS in jail for 1989 rape is released after new DNA technology proves he wasn't even at ...Daily MailA man who served 25 years in prison has been released after new DNA technology proved he did not commit a rape in 1989. Darryl Pinkins, 63, was jailed in May 1991 after a woman claimed he was the man who dragged her into a car in Hammond, Indiana, ...and more »

Gary man freed after convictions vacated in gang rape case - Washington Times;

Gary man freed after convictions vacated in gang rape case - Washington Times

Washington TimesGary man freed after convictions vacated in gang rape caseWashington TimesIn this photo taken Monday, April 25, 2016, Darryl Pinkins is embraced by family in the lobby of the Lake County Jail in Crown Pointe, Ind., after he was released after serving more than two decades in prison for a ... more >. 0. Share. 0. Tweet. 0 ...and more »

Man who spent nearly 25 years in prison freed due to new evidence - WLKY Louisville;

Man who spent nearly 25 years in prison freed due to new evidence - WLKY Louisville

WLKY LouisvilleMan who spent nearly 25 years in prison freed due to new evidenceWLKY LouisvilleAn Indiana man who spent nearly 25 years in prison is now free after his rape conviction was overturned. Advertisement. Darryl Pinkins was sentenced to 65 years back in 1991 but new evidence proved his DNA was not on the victim. Based on that ...and more »

New DNA technology helped clear man in 1989 rape - CBS News;

New DNA technology helped clear man in 1989 rape - CBS News

CBS NewsNew DNA technology helped clear man in 1989 rapeCBS NewsLast Updated Apr 26, 2016 10:54 AM EDT. LAKE COUNTY, Ind. --A northwest Indiana man who served nearly 25 years in prison was released on Monday after new DNA technology cleared him in a 1989 rape. Darryl Pinkins, 63, walked out of a Lake County ...and more »

Gary man freed in decades-old gang rape case - Chicago Tribune;

Gary man freed in decades-old gang rape case - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneGary man freed in decades-old gang rape caseChicago TribuneDarryl Pinkins was released from prison April 25, 2016, more than 25 years after he was wrongfully convicted of raping a woman in Hammond, Indiana. (CBS Chicago). Teresa Auch Schultz and Christin Nance LazerusContact ReportersPost-Tribune.and more »

Man Wrongly Convicted of Rape Freed From Prison After Nearly 25 Years Behind Bars - NBC Chicago;

Man Wrongly Convicted of Rape Freed From Prison After Nearly 25 Years Behind Bars - NBC Chicago

NBC ChicagoMan Wrongly Convicted of Rape Freed From Prison After Nearly 25 Years Behind BarsNBC ChicagoDarryl Pinkins, who spent nearly 25 years behind bars, was released from prison Monday just in time for his daughter's 26th birthday. Katie Kim reports. (Published Monday, April 25, 2016). Darryl Pinkins, who spent nearly 25 years behind bars, was ...and more »

Man wrongly convicted of rape released from prison after nearly 25 years - WLS-TV;

Man wrongly convicted of rape released from prison after nearly 25 years - WLS-TV

WLS-TVMan wrongly convicted of rape released from prison after nearly 25 yearsWLS-TVA man who spent nearly a quarter of a century behind bars for a rape he did not commit is now free. (WLS). WLS. Liz Nagy. Monday, April 25, 2016. CROWN POINT, Ind. (WLS) --. A man who spent nearly a quarter of a century behind bars for a rape he did ...and more »

Wrongfully convicted man freed after nearly 25 years behind bars - CLTV;

Wrongfully convicted man freed after nearly 25 years behind bars - CLTV

CLTVWrongfully convicted man freed after nearly 25 years behind barsCLTVThis is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. Cannot Contact Server. 00:00. 00:00. LIVE. Discover. Please enable Javascript to watch this video.and more »