The Moment Of Truth

Programme 1

The Moment Of Truth

16 November 10.40pm RTÉ One
In 1976, Sunny Jacobs was wrongly convicted of the murder of two Florida highway patrolmen. She spent seventeen years on Death Row, five of them in solitary confinement. During that time, she was separated from her children; her parents were killed in a plane crash and her partner was executed by electric chair in 1990. Sunny became a free woman two years later after her conviction was overturned. She now lives in the West of Ireland and remarkably, instead of bitterness, she bears no grudges for her loss and pain, having found peace of mind through yoga, meditation and prayer and

 

 

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