Angola 3 http://wrkf.org en Angola 3 Inmate Tastes Brief, 'Bittersweet' Freedom http://wrkf.org/post/angola-3-inmate-tastes-brief-bittersweet-freedom Herman Wallace <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/10/04/229315414/angola-3-inmate-dies-just-days-after-being-freed">died early Friday</a> in New Orleans, three days after gaining his freedom. Wallace had spent the previous 41 years in solitary confinement in Louisiana.<p>While already serving a 50-year sentence for armed robbery, Wallace was convicted of the murder of a prison guard in 1974, along with Robert King and Albert Woodfox. Sat, 05 Oct 2013 21:45:00 +0000 Arun Rath 17087 at http://wrkf.org Angola 3 Inmate Tastes Brief, 'Bittersweet' Freedom 'Angola 3' Inmate Dies Just Days After Being Freed http://wrkf.org/post/angola-3-inmate-dies-just-days-after-being-freed Herman Wallace, one of the "Angola 3" inmates who survived more than 40 years of solitary confinement for the killing of a guard, died on Friday, just days after a judge overturned his conviction and ordered him free, saying he had not received a fair trial.<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/10/02/228501790/dying-angola-three-inmate-freed-after-decades-in-solitary">Scott reported earlier this week</a> that the judge ordered a new trial for Wallace because at the time of his original one women were unconstitutionally barred from serving on a grand jury. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 23:11:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 17058 at http://wrkf.org