Links from the Times: Released after 35 years; Grandmother writes book; Rachel Hoffman's murder
After spending 35 years in prison for a rape he didn't commit, James Bain was released Thursday. See photos from Bain's release.
Ernest Hooper's grandmother writes a book
Ever since President Barack Obama made her life the cornerstone of his election night speech, Ann Nixon Cooper, the 107-year-old grandmother of a Times columnist has been a celebrity. Now she's publishing a book.
Nov. 6, 2008: Obama brought the world to grandmother's door
Man found guilty in Rachel Hoffman's murder
Moments before Irv Hoffman arrived at his daughter's grave site in Palm Harbor, a jury entered the Leon County courtroom and returned a guilty verdict against one of two men charged with the murder of Rachel Hoffman. She would have turned 25 Thursday.
Backstory: Complicated first-degree murder case stymied jurors.