Exonerated Baltimore man: $15 million verdict brings justice

Patrick Semansky/Associated Press Sabein Burgess stands outside his mother’s home in Baltimore, Wednesday.

BALTIMORE — Sabein Burgess spent nearly two decades behind bars for a murder he always insisted he had nothing to do with. Now, a federal jury has given final vindication to the wrongfully convicted man by awarding him $15 million in his lawsuit against the Baltimore Police Department and two detectives.