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Social Justice

Good Kids, Bad City

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The City Club of Cleveland
850 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44114

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In the early 1970s, three African-American men―Wiley Bridgeman, Kwame Ajamu, and Rickey Jackson―were accused and convicted of the brutal robbery and murder of a man outside of a convenience store in Cleveland. The prosecution’s case, which resulted in a combined 106 years in prison for the three men, rested on the testimony of 12-year-old Edward Vernon. In 2011, Kyle Swenson, then a reporter for Cleveland Scene, published a report detailing the flaws in the murder investigation and calling into question Vernon's testimony. In 2014, almost four decades after the murder, Vernon recanted his testimony, and, through the work of the Ohio ... more

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