We would like to think that Henry McCollum and Leon Brown are unique. Surely, it is unusual for blameless men to be sentenced to death and imprisoned for 30 years, despite shockingly weak evidence.
Seven months after their release from prison, McCollum and Brown are still waiting for Gov. Pat McCrory to grant them a pardon of innocence and the $750,000 in state compensation that they are due. Why the delay Governor McCrory?