Albert Woodfox leaving jail
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Albert Woodfox walks free after 43 years in solitary

The longest-serving prisoner to be held in solitary confinement in US history, Albert Woodfox, has walked free in Louisiana after 43 years.

Maintaining his innocence in the death of prison guard, Brent Miller, Woodfox, 69, was finally freed after accepting the lesser charge of manslaughter.

  • 20 Feb 2016
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