Petition seeks to free man convicted in ’91 Dana Ireland murder
SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press | Tuesday, January 24, 2023, 12:05 a.m.
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FILE - Louise Ireland gestures towards a color enlargement, the last taken of her daughter, Dana Ireland, before her death, while testifying in Hilo, Hawaii, on July 26, 1999. A petition outlining new evidence in one of Hawaii's biggest criminal cases asks a judge to release a Native Hawaiian man who has spent more than 20 years in prison for the sexual assault, kidnapping, and murder of Ireland on the Big Island. (W.M. Ing/Hawaii Tribune-Herald via AP, Pool, File)