Young Man Cleared Of 4 Murders Gets $408,000 From MichiganDavontae Sanford is the latest person to qualify for compensation in a wrongful conviction.
Detroit Man Wrongfully Convicted Of Murder At Age 14 Sues City, Police OfficersA man who spent nearly nine years in prison for a crime he didn't commit has filed a lawsuit against the City of Detroit and two police officers.
Quadruple Murder Case Dismissed Against Detroit Man Who Served 8 YearsThe judge's signature finally closes the case against Davontae Sanford, who was 14 when he walked up to a homicide scene in his neighborhood in 2007 and became a suspect.
Prosecutor: Not Enough Evidence To Charge Retired Cop With Perjury In Davontae Sanford CaseIt's another twist in the saga of a Detroit teen imprisoned for years for four murders.
Detroit Police Start Internal Probe Into 2007 Drug Killings After Wrongfully Convicted Man ReleasedDavontae Sanford was released from prison after a professional hit man told authorities he was responsible for the slayings.
14 Years Old When He Confessed, Davontae Sanford To Be Released After Judge Vacates 2008 Quadruple Murder ConvictionSanford was 14 years old when he approached police at the scene and was arrested.
State Cops Looking At Teen's Murder Conviction After Hit Man Confesses To KillingThe Wayne County Prosecutor asked state police for "investigative assistance" after a highly publicized effort to clear Davontae Sanford was launched.
Detroit Hit Man Says He, Not Teen, Responsible For 4 MurdersDavontae Sanford pleaded guilty at age 15 to killing four people...but then a hit man confessed to the crimes.
Court Rules Against Young Detroit Man In Quadruple Murder A young Detroit man who confessed to killing four people when he was 14 will not be allowed to withdraw his guilty plea.
Michigan Appeals Court Allows Hit Man To TestifyA convicted hit man will have the opportunity to testify and possibly clear a young man in a quadruple-killing at a Detroit drug house.
Court Suggests It Might Allow Hit Man To Testify"You have to admit this is a bizarre case," Judge Christopher Murray said.
Ex-Detroit Homicide Lieutenant Arraigned On Perjury ChargesA former Detroit police homicide lieutenant has been arraigned on perjury charges stemming from testimony in a quadruple murder case that involved a 14-year-old gunman.