Three wrongfully convicted men each awarded $2.9 million in damages

Treasurer Nancy Kopp, Gov. Larry Hogan, center, and Comptroller Peter Franchot at the Board of Public Works meeting on March 4, 2020, in Annapolis, Maryland. The panel approved $2.9 million each in compensation for three men wrongfully imprisoned more than 30 years ago in a middle-school killing over a Georgetown jacket. (Kevin Brown/Capital News Service)