Richard Phillips (born May 16, ) is an American merchant mariner and author who served as captain of the MV Maersk Alabama during its hijacking by.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan House voted unanimously Tuesday to spend an additional $10 million to compensate people who were wrongfully.
After spending 45 years behind bars for a murder he didn’t commit, Richard Phillips walked out of court officially a free man Wednesday. Phillips was convicted of the murder of Gregory Harris in Detroit, but always maintained his innocence. He tried to appeal his conviction.