2009 Justice Award presented to former Attorney General Janet Reno in Washington

2009 Justice Award presented to former Attorney General Janet Reno in Washington

Kirk Noble Bloodsworth speaks before former Attorney General Janet Reno is presented with the 2009 Justice Award in Washington on April 17, 2009. Bloodsworth, who was convicted of of sexual assault, rape, and first-degree premeditated murder and sentenced to death in 1984, was the first capital conviction case to be overturned as a result of DNA testing in the United States in 1993. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)