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A 30 year old woman was raped and stabbed in her Baton Rouge home in Louisiana by an unknown man

An unknown black male raped and stabbed a 30-year-old woman in her Baton Rouge, Louisiana home on December 9, 1982. 

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/21/us/fingerprint-database-archie-williams.html

On January 4, 1983, a 22-year-old black man named ARCHIE WILLIAMS was arrested for a crime he had no knowledge of. 

He knew he was innocent and had committed no crime, but as a poor black boy, he lacked the financial means to fight Louisiana.

During his trial, it was revealed that the fingerprints found at the crime scene were not his own. Williams also had three witnesses testify that he was at home sleeping when the crime occurred, and the victim herself was unable to identify Williams as the perpetrator but succumbed to police pressure. 

According to the victim's neighbor, the offender was also taller than Williams. 

Despite the fact that all evidence pointed to Williams' innocence, he was convicted of the crime by the state of Louisiana on April 21, 1983. 

At the BLOODIEST PRISON IN THE UNITED STATES, known as "Angola," he was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. 

A 22-year-old black male who had committed no crime was sentenced to life in a jail built for "Beasts" because the authorities wanted someone to pay for the crime.

With no aid in sight, days slipped into weeks, weeks into months, months into years, and years into decades. 

When he was in prison and felt low, he would pray and sing to the Lord, and that was how he found peace.

Williams was born into a family of musicians, and even while incarcerated, he led music ministry in the prison church, singing and praising God. 

Okay, now it's your turn to cry. 

He learned about the "Innocence Project" through a friend, an organization that assists persons who have been wrongfully convicted in their struggle for freedom. 

He initially approached them for assistance in 1995, when he was 35 years old and had already served 13 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. 

They took up his cause and fought for Archie Williams alongside his legal team.

Archie led a successful boxing program in prison during his early years in prison, where he taught boxers to major championships in Louisiana. 

However, he gave it up in order to concentrate on his campaign for independence. 

He never let the bad spirit of being wrongfully convicted to dwell in his heart while incarcerated. 

He would constantly watch "America's Got Talent" since he enjoyed singing and saw himself on stage performing one day. 

And, thank God, the day came. 

It took the Innocence Project 24 years to persuade a judge to allow them to access the FBI's finger print database, but they were able to match the prints recovered at the crime scene to a man named Stephen Forbes within one hour of gaining permission. 

A man accused of a number of sexual assaults. 

Archie Williams was released on March 21, 2019 after serving 36 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. 

He entered as a 22-year-old and emerged as a 58-year-old guy. 

He didn't sit around and lament his wasted years; instead, he resolved to make something of his life. 

He sang at the world-famous Apollo Theatre in Harlem in November 2019 and advanced through three rounds of their singing competition. 

He then traveled to Los Angeles to audition for "America's Got Talent," where he told his story, sang, and advanced to the finals, but did not win.

Simon Cowell was moved to tears when he heard him perform his 1974 song "Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me" and called him on the phone, inspiring him to become a "Innocence Ambassador" to aid other falsely convicted persons around the United States. 

He invited him to come along on his tour with him. 

He also appeared on Steve Harvey's show, where he received a cash prize of $5000, among other prizes. 

He is also entitled to $250,000 in compensation from the state of Louisiana, which is insufficient to recompense him for his 37 years in prison.

Archie, on the other hand, is currently living his life. 

So, do you sing and worship God like Archie Williams or do you curse God in bad times? 

Allowing the enemy to stop you from worshipping God is never a good idea. 

Praise to God in terrible circumstances demonstrates our faith in Him, and God NEVER disappoints those who put their trust in Him! 

Finally, friends;

Happy Moments,

Praise God in Difficult Times,

Seek God in Quiet Times,

Worship God in Difficult Times,

Trust God in Every Situation... 

THANK YOU, GOD!! 

Trials without God would break you, but trials with God will make you stronger. 

“God's timing is perfect.”

source; https://www.prisonlegalnews.org/news/2021/apr/1/after-36-years-louisiana-prison-rape-he-didnt-commit-archie-williams-wins-freedom-and-tv-show-spotlight/

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