Exoneree Walter Lomax Saved By Police After Suffering Heart Attack Before Testifying On Compensation BillWalter Lomax was scheduled to testify before the General Assembly on behalf of Maryland exonerees Wednesday when he suffered a heart attack and collapsed.
Wrongfully-Convicted Md. Man Receiving Compensation: It's Not About The MoneyFive men wrongfully convicted of crimes in Maryland are receiving compensation from the state, almost $79,000 for each year they served in prison, totaling $9 million.
Maryland Takes On Compensation For The Wrongly ImprisonedExonerated of murder and other charges in 2014, Walter Lomax is still making his way through the Maryland bureaucracy to receive compensation.
Free At Last! Baltimore Man Exonerated Of 1968 Murder ConvictionHe spent 40 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit. Now a judge has overturned the guilty verdict for a Baltimore City man. Walter Lomax was accused of murdering a store manager back in 1967. Wednesday, those charges were thrown out.