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is anybody there and those that. were looking for it kenny ricci i mean you've done to. your knees that here i. very rarely if you really were found you. don't. often. have been told you're livin in sand but i. still can't believe this knowing how you've stayed here already. few weeks few weeks. just because you have no other place to you just no other place to go. or of our friends relatives in. your own do.
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you have money to pay rent not. to wish but you wouldn't be here when i was reading about your story i came across the fact that by the time 20072008 when you were starting to lease you got so much world wide that sounds so many famous people spoke out in your favor it just seemed like very much you get a 2nd chance to get a fresh start but it's something one rock covering went wrong. my name is kenneth ritchie and. i'm 54 years old it's been 21 and a half years on death row and ohio. for a crime i didn't commit. a crime when hugh. martian month.
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of a 2 year old child. can f.t. reach it was tried in ohio for aggravated murder committed in the course of a salad. evidence shows that respondent set fire in their part enough his neighborhood home collins in an attempt to kill his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend who were spending the night together in the apartment below the intended victims to skate unarmed but how call this is to your old daughter cynthia died in the fire. you. know what a goal from village apartments from columbus grove ohio where the fire started. and where my life ended. i haven't been to this place. in. july 1911 was
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a beam of force 1st time but the. long haul feel about the city and i guess. they are old farm village apartment. and go. national one of was on fire. old farm village apartment pretty much. an apartment in the low income area in the money welfare could pick it up and stop the. complex of bodies. to drink and getting along. nicely. to the balcony off now how is anybody going to climb up that with a broken hand and a cash to. carry into containers. gasoline impaired and drunk out their mind
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is impossible can't be done. on july 29th 1986 there was a party at the old farm village apartment complex at the time kenny was suffering from depression and drinking a lot that night was no exception. and 2 o'clock noon and carried on an early hours in the morning the mother cynthia cynthia she was. getting high. a couple. stopped by friends of. god they were them. maybe so. she came downstairs and motion was passing me. and watch me.
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and shook my head. at the trial collins claim that ricci had agreed to babysit her daughter while she was away. allegedly in exchange for letting him crash on her sofa that night however neighbors saw him fall into the bushes and passing out soon afterwards. passed over there where no one. in the bushes. and when he woke up. i went to my. local to. my apartment in the back. and then you went over here just to see was going on. came from the other side. how big was the fire. you can see
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a lot of smoke and flames. next thing although the body gets into your cones. pretty straight to see a little girl like. every other harry i don't know what dreams about what happened about sincere i mean where you sleep some bad dreams. no. no no. no we better get going. bro. how you doing. so you're at the house. which will address.
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the price. is a bloody hard. if you want. one so i just know. 2010 . years 8 years in my name is steven ritchie and i'm cammies youngest brother how did we get along. good i mean. when we were younger i looked up to him now as you know he's. 1213 you know i looked up to me. for 21 years and. one rule is much of a relationship is in prison and so is my you know our relationship was no phone calls and that was a. concern about richie calling on his condition trial
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was pretty much a farce. they are ahead and guilty for that trial started a murder trial and it takes 3 judges 45 minutes to. go to some guy he's guilty. to no. death penalty. the ohio accord was told that gaining too could damage of the sack at the neighbor in the apartment had been last with only the 2 year old victim inside it was alleged that his intention was for the fire to spread to the lower floor where he's ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend were sleeping the case relied on that just a moan as if people attending the party who stated under oath that ricci was drunk and that's threatening to burn down the building. has to mean people it's
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threaten to burn the building in some way. and torch a section. going to. see me 3 different variations of it. you know i was garbage to the people who tracked statements people lie. and sometimes there's no explanation to lie and almost cost me my life so far as some of the evidence goes in the goes back let's go back to the fire marshall. marshall stated that kenny had poured gasoline on his not on the porch also. and it was traced in the guest and on the porch. if you please we see that. almost 20 years later gaining his lord proves. that the investigation had been so long resulting in the wrong
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conclusions. there was a brand new portion of this bill. when the farm marshal stated that he didn't take chippings out of the charred port to chip wood chips for me brand new build. dead. but he stated they were charred while crime lab screwed up and didn't do it. their tests properly. or didn't read them properly and that's because. we had the best experts in the world take a look at it and said no this is not gasoline. this is no pain and no false i wouldn't you want to present that and the judge just took it as trees fell you if you execute just one innocent person that's. reason enough not to have the death penalty then they just don't do that we're going to. going to either kill you.
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fool. you know i'm proud of stephen better put out a. stephen has done great for themselves there's a beautiful from lee and i sort of. tend to jealous. since you have a brother living around way you can go to use a place to stay for a while until you get to. he's never offered to know. him.
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all these years we're. trying to make up to get your social life. private. market. just when things go good. the world pulled out from under me. blondie live from. and did some of filming jenny had no regular job or any kind of stable income. which. is relatively easy to explain the tory spectacular victory in the general election for the elites it was about jeremy corbett but for the voters it was all about brakes
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and indeed it was brags that $2.00 for bojo it is time for the liberal. my name is on all ramsey president more going on here and from this is called sanctuary for offers. housing and restoration for at risk and homeless veterans. how you would be not a. christian do you have a film that i talked to the most pollution. when you get the stigma attached to you so that you know. you know how much of a life left i meant to mr rich the. life you know end of october.
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2002 so roughly a year ago gave him a place to stay at least a roof or recite it and. he would do menial tasks around the house during the day did he appreciate what i've done for. him to be honest i'd have to say no he stopped paying me you know. no longer paid me to $250.00 a week in the form that i was pay no rent. you know utilities but i wasn't getting i wasn't getting any money. it's a melody a problem you know told me to leave communication or arnold deeds gave me a place to live on condition that he get his act together and find a job to secure a steady income but that never happened in his case and he drank extensively. and he. was subject to drug use not only drug use but
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a lot of the also come along with that prostitution. and that's just not the way to renovate your life and get back on a positive path he had an opportunity to redeem his life he had an opportunity to raise. years out there in prison and even take full advantage of the opportunity i think to have jimmy hasn't forgiven himself. or something he's bill. make it right because it's eating you alive you're just not happy with yourself. when it took me to most elm put me in the. door slam it in. death row inmates or. recognized by the red stripe goes down the side of the pants son of a. sure. you're there for
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execution and every time you walk in the corridors of prison there's a dead man walking dead man walking. again he never admitted guilt and launched repeated appeals to have his case review his death sentence was postponed with each new submission but if one was refused and you date in time for the execution was scheduled over his 21 years in prison he was stalled on 13 different occasions the exact date and time when he would die as depression. bring shit don't you know. he. does from time to mentally. the other piece of me died i know that on one day. on drugs or not if you don't mind my life is full of bad memories. don't you
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couple. don't need to remember don't want to remember them. it is easy. to do it here. that was. most with the oxygen cherry community leading you to. that mine is buried so you could deduce. why you think it was so emotional because you know she loves me because so far away. she lost she lost me all those years ago and i always knew that he was innocent as i read the truth but nobody took this. or prove them wrong.
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i've been down this road with him forever in almost 60 years. and i had to get to. because it was. in the early 2000 biggies of a scotsman called kenneth ricci had been sentenced to death and the states began to attract media attention on both sides of the pond. they have a reporter or they contacted me wanted to talk to me in stock and over to me the anger of court. judges. trying to prosecute. you know it was an issue when the article came out and just went from there it's like you know. more newspapers phone tag to me and then people started writing me. to. the proclaimers. orders for a whole chunk on the very top. you know and when did i go.
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on a stand on national came out. publicly stated. my case was one of the most compelling piece is a power and the essence the human to human rights campaigners. were seen. in 2007 jenny's lawyer schemes in a green. and with the prosecutors. the arson and murder charges swirled plea bargain down to child endangerment. this was enough to secure rich's release considering the amount of time he told what he spends in prison. only one person in the courthouse still believes in 10 his guilt bellary been clear. the victims. have been here. to the north cafe to get through it but i want to tell you all nobody. you will.
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know i never can take any confusion he loves kids. who are those children clearly he wouldn't be. there you know the idea was so the neighbors and other people who lived. during the testimonies to give him a probably pissed off somewhere but. kenny started asking me that the age old question about going to hell oh as a target am i going to go to hell for what happened to cynthia collins. and i would tell him again for the millionth time you were to drop charring member what happened any didn't know the baby was there and i really believed that and he
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turned around. and in the most evil voice i had ever heard come out of his mouth with out an accent. he goes. i knew she was there and i knew exactly what i was doing. my name is karen i am richie and i am the ex-wife. of kenneth ritchie cameron married do you think i was an 113 years after he was finally released from prison. i had no idea what i was getting into i had no clue because i truly believed in his story about being incarcerated for 21 and a half years for a crime he didn't commit. and i thought ok i'll play into your ego because i really wanted to know how the fire started and i thought how can i how can i ask this
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question how can i get this information from him without him. lying to me i said because you are just so incredibly smart you out smart he goes because they're a bunch of dumb asses like ok. because it was easy because you take a lit cigarette. match it in the book. behind the couch and then i walk down the street 30 minutes later a place goes up in smoke and they can't connect me to the crime. i didn't expect there. was just absolute shock. i am married to satan himself. she's a lawyer just give me. something like. 3 years to come forward with it. let's just. try to make money off. you know.
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she told. me the. problem of cold cold cold me get in touch with me. because i went into it there are other spirits that decided to intervene and one was his father. and his father came to me in the middle of the night open my eyes same the same time and i. see this figure in the doorway. shadow walk through the door and around the bed. and right next to me again and. he said we need your help. and i need you to
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tell k. that he's been forgiven. and. paces we need your help to save his soul. the next night. i go to bed and i heard these footsteps. on the carpet running to the side of the bed. and of course i wake up and i look up and there's this little. oh little same size as my 2 right there. and i'm in shock and she said. i need you to deliver a message. and use you to tell kenny that i forgive him. i forgive him. and i said. ok.
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too enough to do it. i had a spiritual experience. and i had a little girl that died in the fire cynthia collins. i. had very few of. nothing happen where you shake your core when you're around something so evil with kenneth richie that happen. among the. people that normally also is. really nice at times i'm too nice a potion. biggest enough to sort of to. get through to. so
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i. can get out of the. child control the pain. despite the claims of 3 she's ex-wife collinson murder case was never reopened. karen herself wanted us to make clear that she received no money for a given this interview. after the fall out with donald. gainey was unable to find a new job and the lack of money man he had to move out of the rented apartment and back to his stand in the forest.
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all of us will hopes it has been absolutely new babies but since a behavior that appears even in deaf and blind babies even if you've never heard of seen love to you will love tickles by your parents. and then we learn how to use this in a more complex way i am one of the things that we learn is to have joined in with love to contagiously to love and somebody else loves even if you don't know why they're laughing. and we're going to fulfill the repeated promises. to the people and promise to be you know we've all pots to. be. pretty.
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pretty good. now you want to. know. all. they. can link up by you. getting ready for the global showdown central bank that being the i.m.f. in this case versus been calling the venue argentina that's why we're here.
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in the troubled 19 seventies a group of killers rampage 3 parts of northern ireland that was coordinated loyalist attacks particularly costly population of tens of. were forced to flee their homes and what was striking to put these attacks was a p.r. you see the police actually took part in the attacks so instead of preventing it they were active participants in the burning of full streets in belfast don't take more than a 100 innocent civilians women. as the review can seniors and we found out more i was surprised about the extent. to which the collusion was involved in some of those cases the killers would later be named. i think it went to the very very top i think it is. the water where politicians you. can give the go ahead.
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