Young-gum Kim fled her native North Korea for China, hoping for a better, safer life. But she was sold to human traffickers and forced to work the fields for 10 years before she found a way out. Also: filmmaker Ann Shin, who followed several North Korean women sold to Chinese men by human traffickers.
This is the first episode of The Story's series After Innocence, Exoneration in America. Gloria Killian was a a 35 year old law school student in the 1980’s when she was convicted of murder and sentenced to 32 years to life in prison. Gloria claimed her innocence from the outset. After 17 and a half years her conviction was overturned. Browse more stories in the series.