117-year-old Texas man released after completing 99-year-long jail term in horse theft case

Henry William Borne’s father and seven others were sentenced to death and hanged in 1920 The Hush Post: In perhaps the first instance of serving the longest imprisonment, a 117-year-old man in Texas was released this week after completing a 99-year-long jail term, thus becoming first such prisoner in the United States’ history. The 117-year-old … Continue reading 117-year-old Texas man released after completing 99-year-long jail term in horse theft case