More than a year after Ronald Taylor was released from prison and temporarily exonerated of the murder for which he served 16 years in prison, the New Haven native is again fighting to prove his innocence while at the same time battling stage four colon cancer.
Taylor maintains his innocence saying, "I want people to know that I am innocent and that I didn't do this crime."
Taylor, along with George Gould, was convicted in 1995 for the murder of New Haven shopkeeper Eugenio Deleon Vega. Both men were sentenced to 80 years in prison.
In 2010, lawyers for Taylor and Gould presented evidence to a judge during a proceeding known as a habeas trial. They argued...