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tv   Documentary  RT  December 16, 2019 6:30pm-7:01pm EST

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it's a mighty very sowers that. we're looking for again the ricci i mean you've done a. very nice day here i. very rarely really were found you. don't. often. have been told you're livin and sound but i. still can't believe this knowing how you've stayed here already. a few weeks few weeks. just because you have no other place to you just no other place to do it. or of our friends relatives think. you have money to rent. a wish but you wouldn't be here when i was
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reading about your story i came across the fact that by the time 20072008 when you were starting to lease you have so much worldwide that sound so many famous people spoke out in your favor it seem 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 ken etheridge. 54 years old it's been $21.00 and a half years on death row and ohio. for a crime i didn't commit. a crime which are. 2 year old child. again f.t.
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reach it was tried in ohio for aggravated murder committed in the course of a salad. evidence showed that respondents said fire and their partner enough is neither at home collins in an attempt to kill his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend who were spending the night together in the farm and below the intended victims to skate unharmed but how cold this is 2 year old daughter cynthia died in the fire. nobody going wolf on village apartments in columbus grove. where the fire started. and where my life ended. i haven't been to this place. in. july in 1907 as a beam of our 1st time back the. long haul feel about the city and i guess.
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they are old farm village apartment. and go. national one of these on fire. old farm village apartment was pretty much. an apartment in this low income area no money no welfare could pick it up and stuff the. complex up bodies. to drink and getting along. nicely. see the balcony off now how is anybody going to climb up that with a broken hand and a cash to. carry into containers and gasoline and pants and and drunk oh their mind is impossible can be done.
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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 the early hours of the morning the mothers when. she was. getting high. a couple of. friends. she would come i thought they were them. maybe so. she came downstairs in the she was passing me. and what she told me. and shook my head. at the trial collins claim that ricci had agreed to babysit her daughter while she was away.
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allegedly in exchange for letting him crash on her sofa that night however neighbors saw him fall into the bushes and passin out soon afterwards. passed over there where no one. in the bushes. and when you woke up. i went to my. local to. my apartments 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. and. you could see a lot of smoke and flames. next thing. the body gets into your cones.
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all of them pretty sick to see. a little girl like that. and we're heading. out and like dreams about what happened about seeing fear i mean while you sleep some bad dreams. 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. one to ask no. 2000 and. 8 years 8 years 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 you know it's. 1230 you know i look up to me and i really. am for 21 years and. one rule is much of a relationship is in prison and so is my you know our relationship was the phone calls and i was. calling concerned about kenneth richie calling on his condition trial was putting my. farce. they are ahead and building for that trial started
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a murder trial and it takes 3 judges 45 minutes to. go to some guy he's guilty. to no. death penalty. the ohio cord was stole that came in to could vanish of the sack at the neighboring apartment had been left 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 be people it's threatening to burn the building in some way.
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and torch. 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. almost cost me my life so far as some of the evidence goes in the goes back let's go back to the fire marshal. marshall stated that kenny had poured gasoline on his not on the porch also. and it was traced in the guest and on the floor. if you please be seated. almost 20 years later gaining his lores would prove that the investigation had been so long resulting in the wrong conclusions. there was a brand new. that was built. when the fire marshal stated that he didn't take chippings
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out of the charred porch to chip wood chips for me brand new build. dead. but he stated they were charred. crime lab screwed up and didn't do it. their tests properly. or didn't read them properly and that was. we had the best experts in the world take a look at it and said no this isn't all gasoline. no pain and no false i wouldn't you want to present it and the judge just took it as trees for all you have you execute just one innocent person that's. reason enough not to have the death penalty and they just don't do that we're going to. be rather kill you.
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fool you mess. oh i'm proud of stephen better put out. stephen has done great for themself it was a beautiful from way and i sort of. tend to jealous. since you have a brother living around where you can go to use a place to stay for a while until you get. he's never offered to you know. and i'm too proud to. hold yours were stolen from you. trying to make. it just social life.
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outside. just want things go good. the world pulled out from under. the bloody life. of dishonest filmmaker jenny had no regular job or any kind of stable income. and it's 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 and indeed it was brags that 2.0 for bojo it is time to deliver.
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during the great depression which i'm old enough to remember there was most of my family were unemployed. it wasn't it was bed much worse objective listen today but there was an expectation of the things were going to get better. there was a real sense of hopefulness there isn't today today's america was shaped by the 10 principles of concentration of wealth and power. reduced democracy attack solo down engineer elections manufacture consent and other principle holds according to know on. one set of rules for the rich opposite. that's what happens when you put her into the hands of narrow sector of will switch will is dedicated to increasing power for chills just as you'd expect one of the most. influential intellectuals of our time speaks about the modern civilization of
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america. all of us will hoops it is an absolute. sense of behavior that appears even in death and dying babies even if you've never heard or seen love to. sickles by parents. and then we learn how to use this in a more complex way i am one of the things that we. had to join in would love to contagiously to love somebody else even if you don't know why the last thing. my name is on all ramsey president more going on here and this is called. it offers . housing and restoration for at risk and homeless veterans. how you would be nice to be president do you have a film that i thought the most pollution. when you get the stigma attached to you
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so that you know. you know how much of a life left i meant to mr rich. and i know in the october. 2002 so roughly a year ago i gave him a place to stay at least a roof over the side of my and. he would do menial tasks around the house through the day did he appreciate. to be honest i'd have to say no he stopped paying me you know. you no longer paid me to $250.00 a week in the form that i was paying no rent. no utilities but i was and i wasn't getting any money. you know told me to leave communication or arnold be skinny a place to live on condition that he get he's act together. and find
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a job to secure a steady income but that never happened in his case he drank extensively. and he. was subject to drug use not only drug use but 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 of imprisonment and even take full advantage of the opportunity i think did to me hasn't forgiven himself for something he's been and i say hey man make it right because it's eating you alive you're just not happy with his friends . when it took me to must sell him put me in the. door slam it in. death row inmates or. recognized by the red stripe and
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it goes down the side of the pants son of the template. indicate sure. that you're in there for execution and every time you walk in the corridors with the president 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 any new data in time for the execution was scheduled over his 21 years in prison he was told on 13 different occasions the exact date and time when he would die as depression. brings you don't you know. it does from time to you mentally. in other piece of me died i know that on one day.
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when drugs are not going on my life is full of bad memories. no need don't you. don't need to remember don't want to remember them. you see he's. doing here. as. most with the old switcheroo cherry. leading you to your mind is very good did you. think it was so emotional because you know she loves me because so far away. she lost she lost
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me all those years ago and i always knew that he was innocent and read the truth that nobody took this. or prove that i'm wrong. 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 and. 3 and been sentenced to death and the states began to attract media attention on both sides of the pond. they had a reporter they contacted me wanting to talk to me of stalking me trying to court. judge and. trying to prosecute. you know i was innocent when the article came out and just went from there was like you know. newspaper column talk to me and then people started writing me.
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the proclaimers. gorgeous for a. tall are you. going to go i go. on a stand on national came out. publicly stating. ok surely one of the most compelling case is a bit of power and there since the human to human rights champion heard. of abortion . in 2000 someone then his lawyer skims in agreement with the prosecutors. the arson and murder charges swear a plea bargain down to child endangerment. this was enough to secure rich's release considering the amount of time he told would be spent in prison. only one person in the courthouse still believed in ken his guilt valerie basically. the victims.
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i have been here. to the north cafe get through it but i want to know you want nobody. you know. people who will. know i never can take any confusion he loves kids. who are those children to me he wouldn't be. there you know the idea why so many neighbors and other people who live. here in the testimonies to give him a probably pissed off somewhere. kenny started asking me that the age old question about going to hell oh is are talking
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about 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 try to remember what happened and you didn't know the baby was there and i really believed that and he turned around . and in the most evil boys. i had ever heard come out of his mouth with 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 karen mary kay mean do you think i was in a lot of it 3 years after it 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
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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 ask this question how can i get this information from him without him. lying to me i said because you are just so incredibly smart you outsmart them he goes because they're a bunch of dumb asses like ok. because it was easy because you take a lit cigarette it will come back to fit in the boat. behind the couch and that 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 that. i was just absolute shock. i thought i am married to satan himself. she's
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a lawyer just give money. something like. 3 years to come forward with it. was just her trauma but. people should know. in a minute but she can take to mean by facebook told me that my dead dead father had contacted her and told the legend needed to call me and get in touch with me. interest 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 my eyes same the same time and i. see this figure in the doorway. shadow walk through the door or on the bed.
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and right next to me again and. he said we need your help. and i need you to tokay that he's been forgiven. and. he says 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
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him. and i said. ok. too enough to do it. i had a spiritual experience. and i had a little girl that died in the fire cynthia call and. i. had very few of that kind of thing happen. where you shake to your core when you're around something so evil with kenneth richie that happen. among the. people that normally also is same thing. really nice at times i'm too nice
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a potion. biggest enough to start to. try to force. so 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 these interview. after their fall out with donald. gagne 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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in the troubled 19 seventies a group of killers rampage through parts of northern ireland that was coordinated loyalists attacks particularly catholic population in belfast tens of thousands were forced to flee their homes and what was striking to put these attacks was that the are you see the police actually took part in the attacks so instead of preventing it they were active participants in the burning of coal streets in
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belfast at the take more than a 100 innocent civilians were unloaded as the review can seniors and we found out more i was surprised about the extent and its occurrence which the solution was involved in some of those cases they killers would later be named than to the enemy getting i think it went to the very very top i think it the phones crossed the water where politicians you thought was going on and give the go ahead. to. the. planning. yet.
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another expert breaks that rags and from the global chemical weapons watchdog saying the open final report into. the alleged attack in the syrian city of duma last year misrepresents the facts also ahead. a new citizenship law in india sparks violent protests nationwide for a 5th consecutive consecutive day since it was signed demonstrators say it is discriminatory for singling out muslims as build over mass illegal migrant flow. and the u.s. calls for denuclearization talks with north korea as. year end deadline for sanctions relief draws near.

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