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Long Beach to pay $8 million in wrongful murder conviction

Aug 12, 2010 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
Thomas Goldstein was jailed 24 years based largely on a jailhouse informant whose credibility was questionable. The city denies his rights were violated but says it couldn't risk a sizable jury award.

Long Beach has agreed to pay nearly $8 million to settle a lawsuit filed by a man who spent 24 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of murder based largely on the testimony of a jailhouse informant.

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