Charles Jackson, released after 27 years in prison, walks away from the Cuyahoga County Corrections Center tonight with Mallorie Thomas, one of the two lead Ohio Innocence Project attorneys who represented him.
Photo: Ohio Innocence Project

Well, it’s bitter, but there’s still sweetness. Check out this video of Charles Jackson’s family and friends greeting him upon his release from prison. Mr. Jackson was imprisoned for 27 years for a crime he didn’t commit (although, the prosecutor agreed he should be released, the DA has not determined whether they will proceed to a new trial).

Well, let’s celebrate Mr. Jackson finally going home.