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All Charges Dismissed Against Ugandan Prisoner Wrongly Accused of Murder

By Dane Ball: During my recent trip to Uganda to assist with a plea-bargaining reform project, I met two prisoners who were considering whether to plead guilty even though they were not (simply to escape conditions I would not wish upon my worst enemy). I agreed to help each of them after the project concluded and my return to the United States. Below is the story of and end result for one of those men, Bahemuka Herbert.