Exonerations in Similar Cases
Cleared of molestation, man describes his 20-year secret
Bakersfield, Calif. (AP); By Gary Kazanjian, AP
Not even murderers and rapists can stand child molesters. Behind bars, they are the marked men, constantly living in fear.
Found guilty of child molestation, John Stoll knew he would never survive with that stigma. So he lied, posing as a drug runner for 20 long years, and managed to avoid attack until his conviction was overturned last week.