After 30 years on death row, Shreveport man's conviction overturned

By Nancy Cook |

Published 03/11 2014 02:16PM

Updated 03/11 2014 04:36PM

Caddo District Judge Ramona Emanuel Monday signed a court order instructing that Glenn Ford be “unconditionally released from the custody of the Louisiana Department of Corrections.”

In November 1984, a Caddo Parish Jury convicted Ford of the November 1983 first degree murder of Isadore Rozeman, a local jeweler and watchmaker.

Judge Emanuel overturned the verdict after Assistant Caddo District Attorney Dale Cox filed a Motion to Vacate Ford’s conviction and sentence was filed last week.

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