Clarence Brandley
10 years served
Clarence Brandley

Conroe, TX

After spending 10 years on Texas’ death row for a 1980 Conroe, TX, murder, Clarence Brandley was declared innocent by a Texas judge and finally freed in January 1990. 60 Minutes  broadcasted this story in 1987.  On the eve of his execution, Centurion brought forward an eyewitness to the crime who named the real killers and cleared Brandley.

His case is profiled in the book White Lies  by Nick Davies.  In 2002 the story was in theaters, Whitewash: Clarence Brandley Story.

After spending 10 years on Texas’ death row for a 1980 Conroe, TX, murder, Clarence Brandley was declared innocent by a Texas judge and finally freed in January 1990. 60 Minutes  broadcasted this story in 1987.  On the eve of his execution, Centurion brought forward an eyewitness to the crime who named the real killers and cleared Brandley.

His case is profiled in the book White Lies  by Nick Davies.  In 2002 the story was in theaters, Whitewash: Clarence Brandley Story.