My son is not guilty, father tells students

Ferguson convicted in 2001 death of Columbia sports editor

More than six years after his son, Ryan Ferguson, was arrested for the slaying of Columbia Tribune Sports Editor Kent Heitholt, Bill Ferguson continues to believe his son is innocent and fights to prove it.

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Ferguson gave a presentation Tuesday evening in the library auditorium of William Woods University in Fulton, outlining the case against his son and flaws that he perceives in the case and the justice system.


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