Monica Reyes

Gerard Richardson appeared in a Somerset County courtroom on Thursday afternoon. (Photo: CBS 2)

New Jersey Man Freed After Bite-Mark Evidence Re-Examined

Richardson was convicted in 1995 of the murder of 19-year-old Monica Reyes, whose body was found in a ditch in Bernards Township in north-central New Jersey.

10/29/2013

Gerard Richardson appeared in a Somerset County courtroom on Thursday afternoon. (Photo: CBS 2)

Prosecutor Blocks Release of Man Who Claims Wrongful Conviction

Lawyers for a man convicted of murder said new DNA testing proves he is innocent. However, prosecutors were not ready to say the man was wrongfully imprisoned.

09/19/2013