Dec 07

Jessica Silva Acquitted Of Manslaughter By Appeals Court In Stabbing Death Of Ex-Boyfriend

Jessica Silva on June 27, 2016 after a hearing in the NSW Court of Appeals. (AAP)

Jessica Silva has successfully appealed her manslaughter conviction for stabbing her abusive former boyfriend to death on Mother’s Day 2012. The New South Wales Court of Criminal Appeal acquitted Silva on December 7, 2016. Silva was 22 when in March 2012 she broke up with James Polkinghorne after about a four year relationship. They had …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3407

Nov 30

Nevada Supreme Court “Politicians” Sold Out To The DA In Kirstin Lobato Ruling

Las Vegas Tribune’s front page for Nov. 30, 2016 issue

The Las Vegas Tribune’s lead article on the front page of its November 30, 2016 issue is, “Nevada Supreme Court “Politicians” Sold Out To The DA In Kirstin Lobato Ruling.” The article was written by Hans Sherrer, Justice Denied’s editor and publisher. The article can be read on the LV Tribune’s website at, LasVegasTribune.net. On …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3403

Nov 27

Kirstin Lobato’s Habeas Case Sent Back To District Court By Nevada Supreme Court

On November 23, 2016 the Nevada Supreme Court ruled that Kirstin Lobato’s habeas corpus case will be returned to the district court for an evidentiary hearing and consideration of her actual innocence claim. Ms. Lobato was convicted in October 2006 of charges related to the death of homeless Duran Bailey in a Las Vegas bank’s …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3400

Nov 22

President Obama Doesn’t Know He Can Pardon Edward Snowden and Hillary Clinton?

President Barack Obama interviewed by Klaus Brinkbäumer and Sonia Seymour Mikich (Spiegel)

President Barack Obama was asked during an interview on November 17, 2016 if he was going to pardon Edward Snowden. Obama responded: “I can’t pardon somebody who hasn’t gone before a court and presented themselves, so that’s not something that I would comment on at this point.” On June 14, 2013 Snowden was charged with …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3388

Nov 05

Actress Madge Meredith Was Convicted Of Staged Kidnapping To Steal Her House

Madge Meredith’s house at 8444 Magnolia Drive, Los Angeles

By Hans Sherrer Marjorie May Massow was 20 when in 1941 she moved from Iowa to Hollywood to pursue her dream of being a movie star. She got a job working as a cashier in the 20th Century-Fox commissary in Hollywood. She was spotted by Nickolas D. “Nick” Gianaclis, who was in the restaurant supply …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3374

Nov 01

Rastafarian Parents Acquitted Of Failing To Send Homeschooled Children To Public School

Charles Ijui Jah Lashley (right rear), Kim Isartes Ibre Jackman (left rear), with their daughter (left front) and son (right front), outside the District ‘A’ Magistrates’ Court after the acquittal of Lashley and Jackman on Oct. 31, 2016 (St. Lucia Times)

On October 29, 2016, Charles Ijui Jah Lashley and Kim Isartes Ibre Jackman’s convictions of failing to send their two homeschooled children to public school were overturned in Barbados. Lashley and Jackman are Rastafarians, and they had been found guilty in September 2016. Homeschooling is lawful in Barbados if a parent is granted an exemption …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3392

Oct 31

Kenya’s President Commutes Sentence Of 2,747 Death Row Prisoners

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta (wikileaks.org)

On October 24, 2016 Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta commuted the sentence of all 2,747 persons on death row to a sentence of life imprisonment. In addition, the president issued pardons to 102 prisoners serving long sentences. President Kenyatta’s office issued the following statement: President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed commutation documents commuting all death sentences into …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3370

Oct 25

Massachusetts Governor Pardoned 12 People Based On Innocence … In 1884

Massachusetts Governor George D. Robinson (1884-1887)

Regular news reports about the exoneration of a man or woman who was wrongly convicted of a crime may mislead a person to think it is a recent phenomena. It isn’t. In the four years since 2013 there have been 13 exonerations in Massachusetts. That is impressive. However, Massachusetts Governor George D. Robinson granted full …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3359

Oct 22

James Comey’s Dishonest And Possibly Illegal Conduct As FBI Director

James Comey Wanted Poster

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3345

Oct 16

Juan Rivera’s Wrongful Conviction Lawsuit Settlement Is Marital Property In Divorce

Juan Rivera (center) with wife Melissa Sanders-Rivera at Northwestern University Law School January 2012. (Abel Uribe, Chicago Tribune)

The Illinois Appellate Court ruled on September 30, 2016 that the $11.36 million Juan Rivera is to receive for being wrongful imprisoned for more than 19 years is marital property. Rivera is in the midst of divorcing Melissa Sanders-Rivera, his wife of 16 years. Under the court’s ruling Rivera must equitably share the $11.36 million …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://justicedenied.org/wordpress/archives/3396

Older posts «