Meet the Exonerees

Sabrina Butler

State: Mississippi
Date of Birth:
Incident Date: 04/12/1989
Age at Arrest: 18
Conviction Date: 1989
Age When Exonerated: 23
Exonerated Date: 1995
Time Served: 5
Conviction: Capital murder
False Confession: Yes
Implicated by Another Youth: No

Case Details

Sabrina Butler was convicted of the murder of her 9 month old son. A jury later acquitted her at her second trial where her attorney presented eye witness testimony of her giving cardiopulmonary resuscitation on the baby.