LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. — A man who spent five years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of molesting a 12-year-old girl is enlisting public support in his fight to get the city of Lee's Summit to pay him $16 million awarded by a federal jury.
Wrongly convicted man leads rally over $16M award
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