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His case cleared the way for juvenile lifers to seek parole. Now he’s free after nearly 58 years.

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Henry Montgomery was granted parole at the Louisiana State Penitentiary, also known as Angola, after serving nearly 58 years. Convicted of murder at 17 and sentenced to life without parole, Montgomery brought his case to the Supreme Court and cleared the way for juvenile lifers to seek a chance at freedom.

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