The Canadian Press

1999-05-18 | Milgaard Deal

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Joyce Milgaard said the support of ordinary Canadian had helped win a 10-milllon dollar wrongful imprisonment settlement for her son David, who spent almost a quarter of a century behind bars after being convicted of the 1969 rape and murder of Saskatoon nursing aide Gail Miller. He was released from prison in 1992 and exonerated by DNA tests five years later. Joyce Milgaard said she was happy for David that the compensation battle was finally over.

Date: 1999-05-18
Placeline: WINNIPEG, Manitoba.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 11 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I think now that the pressure is gone that he'll be able to be happy and to heal and I guess it's it's just a very special day >>