Charles Dabbs
9 years served

Westchester, NY

On August 1, 1991 Charles Dabbs was freed from a life sentence for a 1982 Westchester County, NY, rape. The DNA test of a 9-year-old semen stain proved him innocent despite the victim’s erroneous identification of him. ¬†Centurion agreed to bear all DNA costs knowing that it was the only chance Dabbs had for exoneration.

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DNA Frees Convicted Rapist After 9 Years
By Lisa Foderaro
The New York Times
August 1, 1991