Man gets $25K after serving 10 years for crime he didn't commit
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Minnesota man who served 10 years in a Wisconsin prison for a child sexual assault he didn't commit has been awarded $25,000 from the Wisconsin Claims Board.
Rommain Steven Isham of Duluth, Minn., was convicted in 1990 of sexually assaulting an 8-year-old boy. Twenty years later, the alleged victim admitted he lied about the abuse.
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