Chance At Freedom? 'White Boy Rick' Gets Appeals Court Hearing TodayThe state parole board for the first time will have to explain why Wershe has been denied parole.
Court Rejects Appeal From '80s Drug Dealer 'White Boy Rick'The 46-year-old has been in prison since he was 18.
'White Boy Rick' To Remain Behind Bars After Appeals Court Halts ResentencingThe court overturned a decision by a Wayne County judge that likely would have led to Richard Wershe's release.
Will 'White Boy Rick' Be Set Free? Judge Sets Resentencing For Sept. 18A Detroit-area drug dealer who has spent nearly 30 years in prison for crimes going back to his teen years could be set free.
Judge To Hear Bid To Release Drug Dealer, 'White Boy Rick,' From PrisonA judge is considering whether to lessen the sentence of a Detroit-area drug dealer who has spent nearly 30 years in prison for crimes that go back to when he was a teenager.
Lawyer For 'White Boy Rick' Outraged Governor Rejected Request To Commute Life SentenceFormer teenage drug dealer Richard Wershe will stay behind bars, at least for now.
Casting Call: Teen Actor Wanted To Play Notorious Detroit Gangster 'White Boy Rick'A movie about Detroit's most notorious gangster, White Boy Rick, is in the works -- and you could play the leading role.
Detroit's Most Notorious Gangster Tried To Help Kwame Kilpatrick "He came in and he just looked sick. He told me what happened and I said, 'Dude, you're in for the fight of your life,'" the gangster known as White Boy Rick said.