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  Sep 21, 2014   |   Last update: August 4, 2014 @ 8:21 am

Modern ‘Count of Monte Cristo’ to Speak at College of Law

About the event:

The Utah Student Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers at the S.J. Quinney College of Law presents a lunchtime presentation by


Darryl Burton, convicted of murder in the early 1980s and exonerated in 2008.

12:15 pm- 1: 15, pm, Sutherland Moot Courtroom
S.J. Quinney College of Law
Free and open to the public.
1 hour CLE credit. Lunch Provided.


Burton's 24-year sentence was served in the now-shuttered Missouri State Penitentiary. Nicknamed "The Walls," the fortress­‐like prison was opened in 1836, the same year that a young Abraham Lincoln was admitted to the Illinois State Bar. Read more >>