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Aug 31

Roseanne Beckett Awarded $2.3 Million For 10 Years Wrongful Imprisonment After Being Framed By Police For Murder Solicitation

Roseanne Catt before her conviction in 1991. (Andrew Darby)

Roseanne Beckett was awarded $2.3 million by a judge in New South Wales, Australia for spending ten years in prison after she was wrongly convicted of soliciting the murder of her husband. Beckett was released in 2001 after completion of her sentence, and exonerated in 2005 with the dismissal of all charges based on new …

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