Franky Carrillo – Wrongfully Incarcerated; the Life Lessons Learned

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Franky Carrillo - Wrongfully Incarcerated; the Life Lessons Learned
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Franky Carillo was convicted in the 1991 shooting of Donald Sarpy. His conviction was reversed by the Los Angeles County Superior Court March 14, 2011, after he served twenty years in prison. He is married, has three children and is planning to run for the California State Assembly. His story is also told in the Netflix series, The Innocence Files.

In this episode we discuss:

  • What happened that led Franky to being convicted of a double life sentence for murder
  • How he was framed to be the murderer
  • How his faith of being free wavered, but he was always able to find the strength to keep going
  • How he worked through his anger, depression and isolation in prison
  • What the misconceptions are of prison
  • How the Innocence Project was an ultimate catalyst to helping him get free
  • What he learned in prison and how he utilizes those lessons today

Connect with Franky:
Facebook: Franky Carrillo
Instagram: FrankyCarrillo_
Twitter: @carrillofranky

Connect with Ashley:
Instagram: @ashleydrivard
Website: www.ashleyrivard.com