On "60 Minutes," Exoneree Seeks Accountability

Michael Morton, who spent 25 years in prison wrongfully convicted of his wife's murder, told Lara Logan of CBS's 60 Minutes that it's not revenge he's after — it's accountability.

"I don't want this to happen to anybody else. Revenge isn't the issue here," he said. "Revenge, I know, doesn't work. But accountability works."

A Williamson County jury sentenced Morton to life in prison in 1987 after district attorney Ken Anderson convinced them the 32-year-old grocery store manager and father had beat his wife to death in a perverted rage. DNA evidence last ...

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