Following is a list of 10 individuals seeking compensation from the Commonwealth under a state law providing relief for individuals found to have been wrongly convicted.
|Name||Charge(s)||Time served||Relief sought|
|Ulysses Charles||Four counts of rape.||19 years||$500,000|
|Stephan Cowans||Armed assault with intent to murder.||6 1/2 years||$500,000|
|Lawyer Johnson||First degree murder, sentenced to death in 1971; sentence vacated in 1974. Convicted of second-degree murder for same killing and sentenced to life.||10 1/2 years||$500,000|
|Dennis Maher||Ayer: Aggravated rape, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery. Lowell: Rape, assault and battery, assault with intent to rape.||More than 19 years||$1.5 million|
|Neil Miller||Breaking and entering, robbery, rape.||More than 10 1/2 years||$500,000|
|Marvin Mitchell||One count of forcible sexual intercourse on child under the age of 16.||Seven years and three months||$500,000|
|Marlon Passley||First degree murder||Four years and seven months||$500,000|
|Eric Sarsfield||Rape, assault and battery||More than 10 years||$500,000|
|John Scullin||Rape of a child||705 days||$500,000|
|Eduardo Velazquez||Two counts of aggravated rape, two counts of assault and battery||Almost 14 years||$500,000|
SOURCE: Attorney general's office
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