"We have been haunted by these wrongful convictions for 20 years, which have created profound pain, hardships, and stress for each of us and our families. We now look forward to rebuilding our reputations and our lives," Wilson said in a statement.
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Eric Wilson said in a statement on Tuesday that the wrongful convictions have caused them and their families "profound pain, hardships and stress."
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