OK Innocence Project Wants to Overturn Conviction of Ada Man
OKLAHOMA CITY Okla_ The Oklahoma Innocence
Project is working to overturn the conviction of a man they believe is
It's the case
of 48-year-old Karl Fontenot, one of two men initially sentenced to die for the
1984 killing of Donna Haraway. Haraway was a convenience store clerk in Ada.
The Innocence Project
at Oklahoma City University's
School of Law announced its plan Wednesday to file
an application for post-conviction relief. It is the first case the project has
sought to overturn since it was created in 2011.
separate trials, Fontenot is currently serving life without parole.