Edgar Coker Jr. pleaded guilty to raping a girl when he was 15. The 14-year-old girl later recanted her story, but not before Coker was sentenced to 18 months in a juvenile prison. His family is now trying to right the wrong.
Edgar Coker Jr., 20, with his parents — Cherri Dulaney and Edgar Coker Sr. — at their home in Mineral, Va. The family is trying to get Coker off the sex-offender registry. Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post Buy Photo