TODAY | April 18, 2014
>>> an update on the story about mike anderson , the missouri man sentenced to 13 years of prison, then not jailed because of a clerical error. years later, he is behind bars after the state decided to make him serve his time for armed robbery . on thursday, his attorney formally asked missouri's governor for clemency, saying anderson is a beloved father and husband, and a pillar of his community. anderson himself spoke with nbc news.
>> the system failed. they did say i was incarcerated and i wasn't, and for them to say that, i've been in their computer at fulton for 13 years, so that means that i've been there for 13 years.
>> anderson 's attorney says granting clemency is morally, ethically, and legally justifiable.