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Suicide confession note frees Floyd Bledsoe after 15 years in jail

Floyd Bledsoe, 39, from Kansas who spent fifteen years in prison was released after his brother confessed to the killing in a suicide note. Elizabeth Cateforis, a Supervisor Attorney, worked with the Project for Innocence and Post-Conviction Remedies at the University of Kansas School of Law, seeking a retrial for Floyd.

Picture shows Floyd Bledsoe leaving courthouse in Kansas after being released. (Photo credit: AP/Chris Neal)

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