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Judge orders release of man who spent 22 years in prison for murder committed when he was 16

Monday, October 7, 2019

Momolu Stewart is the latest person to be released under the Inmate Reduction Amendment Act (IRAA). Stewart spent 22 years in prison after being convicted of a murder when he was 16 and was released on Friday, October 4, 2019. D.C. Superior Court Judge Robert Salerno granted the petition to reduce the life sentence of Stewart, who is now 39, to time served, allowing Stewart to be released from prison this week. Read more HERE