2013 - West of Memphis Three. 1993 West Memphis Three. Left to right: Jessie Misskelley, Jr. was sentenced to life. Damien Echols was sentenced to death, imprisonment plus two 20-year sentences. Jason Baldwin was sentenced to life imprisonment.
The West Memphis Three: three men convicted as teenagers in 1994 of the 1993 murders of 3 boys in West Memphis, Arkansas. Damien Echols (was sentenced to death), Jessie Misskelley, Jr., and Jason Baldwin
West of Memphis - if you have followed the Paradise Lost documentaries then this is a must-see. The last Paradise Lost film showed how the West Memphis 3 were released after 18 years of being locked up for a terrible crime. Did they do it? This film is produced by some of those people. Another fascinating look at the American justice system.
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