Khrishna Maharaj interviewed by Newsnight
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Krishna Maharaj: An innocent man jailed for 26 years?

A British businessman is approaching his 26th year in jail in Florida - for a double murder he vehemently denies.

A major investigation by BBC Newsnight eight years ago found substantive evidence suggesting that Krishna Maharaj was framed.

Now this programme brings more material to light which indicates the man is innocent. Will he ever win a retrial?

Tim Samuels tells this extraordinary story.

This piece contains some strong language.

  • 07 Jul 2012