Fernando served more than 18 years in New York State maximum security prisons following his wrongful conviction of murder in the fatal shooting of Raymond Blount in 1991. Fernando was only 22 years old at the time. He was proven innocent in late 2009 with assistance from pro bono attorneys.
Fernando's incredible story from innocent inmate to inspiration has touched the lives of many. He now travels around the country telling the world his story in an effort to ensure that the injustice he endured does not happen again.
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Fernando's story has been featured in the media.
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Fernando has spoken at many venues for a diverse aray of audiences.
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