In a new interview, Marshall “Eddie” Conway maintains he was railroaded and a political prisoner. A bad jury instruction led to a deal with Baltimore’s top prosecutor to release him.
After being behind bars for more than 40 years, a man convicted of killing a police officer is a free man. Marshall “Eddie” Conway–a former member of the Black Panther party–was released from prison Tuesday. Civil rights activists say it’s a big win but others are upset that he’s walking free.