Sunny Jacobs was wrongly accused of murder and sentenced to death in 1976, along with her partner at the time, Jesse Tafero. She spent five years on death row in solitary confinement in a cell the width of her arm span. In 1992 she was finally cleared, but two years too late for Jesse who died in a botched execution that caused outrage around the world. Her story, Stolen Time was published in 2007.
In 1980 Peter Pringle was wrongly accused, tried, convicted and sentenced to death for capital murder. He served almost 15 years in an Irish prison for a murder he did not commit.
The pair met in 1998 and began travelling together to share their stories with audiences around the world