Crime Files: Allen Thompson [Podcast]

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FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports—Hear from police about the challenges they face today with bringing closure to Thompson family in a cold case decades old.

Why did Paul Blackburn spend 25 years in jail for a crime he didn't commit? – podcast. Paul Blackburn spent a quarter of a century in prison after being found guilty of a terrible crime. But after his conviction was quashed, he has tried in vain to get an apology for what he went through. Plus: Zoe Williams on an extraordinary year for Greggs In 1978, Paul Blackburn was jailed for life for the attempted murder and sexual assault of a young boy. He spent 25 years in jail for the crime, all the while protesting his innocence. But in 2005, the court of appeal cleared his name and...