Mandel Rogers

Time Served: 15 Years

Read about Mandel’s case at the National Registry of Exonerations.

State: Texas

Charge: Aggravated Robbery

Conviction: Aggravated Robbery

Sentence: 12 Years

Incident Date: 12/15/97

Conviction Date: 04/19/99

Exoneration Date: 10/13/14

Served: 15 Years

Race of Defendant: African American

Status: Exonerated by DNA

Contributing Causes of Conviction: Eyewitness Misidentification

Innocence Project Involved: No

Death Penalty Case: no

Accused Plead Guilty: No, Yes

Real Perpetrator Convicted of Subsequent Crime: No

Compensation: Not Yet

Type of Crime: Other

Race of Victim: Unkown

The Alternative Perpetrator Identified: Yes

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