Madison Hobley: From False Conviction to Pardon
Hobley settled a lawsuit against the city last January for $7.5 million. And the deal had a catch, if a U.S. Attorney-led investigation into the fire failed to bring any additional indictments by January 3, 2009, Hobley would be paid the bulk of his funds – $6.5 million.
Here to talk with us about this turn of events is John Conroy, who began covering the torture scandal for the Chicago Reader 20 years ago.
Music Button: Six Parts Seven, "Everything Wrong Is Right Again", from the CD Casually Smashed To Pieces, (Suicide Squeeze records)