Katie Haught remembers wishing that daddy would come home.That hope came at a time when she needed the utmost care and support – after a brutal sexual assault at the age of 5.
She waited and waited for daddy.
Since 2012, law professor and Innocence Project Director Valena Beety and several of her students have slogged over a case that drastically altered the lives of Haught and her father, Joe Lavigne.
It's a story of an unknown monster, stolen innocence and gritty perseverance in the West Virginia Kanawha Valley.
Listen to the episode to hear how Beety and her students are fighting to deliver justice for the father-daughter duo.
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