79-Year-Old Man Serving Life in Prison for Murder Rejects Parole: ‘He’s Been in Long Enough’

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news65s6ff6s56fA Pennsylvania man has turned down parole after serving 63 years behind bars, saying he is innocent and should never have been locked up in the first place.
Joseph Ligon, now 79, has been in prison since he was 15 and is considered the longest-serving juvenile lifer in the world. He was convicted for the 1953 murders of two people, killings he says he did not commit. He rejected the parole offer on principle, according to The Philadelphia Inquirer.

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