Ricky Jackson, Exonerated After 39 Years in Prison, Sues Cleveland Police

Prosecutors clear the way for Wiley Bridgeman, Ricky Jackson, and Kwame Ajamu to file civil actions for compensation.

Ricky Jackson, in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday, names the city and at least eight former officers or their estates for his arrest and incarceration following a 1975 Cleveland-area slaying.