(Zachary Kaufman/The Columbian)
April 2, 2011
Alan Northrop, back left, glances over a newsletter chronicling the stories of exonerate prisoners, including himself, as he waits to testify in front of a Senate committee hearing in Olympia on Feb. 1. Northrop shared his story in support of a bill that would compensate wrongfully convicted defendants in Washington. The bill did not make it out of the legislative session.