Melissa Calusinski was convicted in 2012 of murdering 16-month-old Benjamin Kingan at a day care center in Lincolnshire, IL by throwing him to the floor.
She “confessed” after a 10-hour interrogation, but has always maintained her innocence.
CBS “48 Hours” will air a report on the case Saturday, Feb. 28 at 10:00 PM EST. See a preview here.
See the Chicago Tribune story from March, 2012 here.