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Supporters Seek Release of Innocent Man Who Remains Imprisoned

Jonathan Perri
San Francisco, CA

Aug 20, 2012 — Supporters of a Los Angeles man who remains in jail, despite being declared innocent by a federal judge, delivered on Monday more than 90,000 petition signatures to the state Attorney General’s Office calling for his release from custody.

Daniel Larsen was convicted in 1999 of possession of a concealed weapon and sentenced to 27 years to life but had the conviction overturned when a judge in 2009 found his constitutional rights had been violated.

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