Category: Corruption

May 21

Justice Denied Issue 67 Is Now Online

Justice Denied Issue 67

Issue 67 of Justice Denied: the magazine for the wrongly convicted is available online. Issue 67 includes the following articles: 21,587 People Exonerated In Massachusetts Due To Fraudulent Crime Lab Testing Annie Dookhan’s Eight Year Rampage Of Faking Scientific Evidence Was Aided By The Legal System Innocents Database Was Started 20 Years Ago, On February …

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May 11

Annie Dookhan’s Eight Year Rampage Of Faking Scientific Evidence To Convict Innocent People Was Aided By The Legal System

Annie Dookhan after her arrest in Sept. 2012 (David L Ryan -- Boston Globe, 2012)

Justice Denied Editorial Annie Dookhan’s saga of sabotaging more than twenty-one thousand criminal cases in Massachusetts during the eight years she “worked” as a chemist in the Hinton State Laboratory is chronicled in Justice Denied’s article, “21,587 People Exonerated In Massachusetts Due To Fraudulent Crime Lab Testing” (May 6, 2017). From her hiring in 2003 …

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May 06

21,587 People Exonerated In Massachusetts Due To Fraudulent Crime Lab Testing

21,587 drug related convictions were vacated by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court on April 19, 2017. The Court also ordered dismissal of the cases. It was by far the most exonerations on a single day in United States history. The prosecution of all the cases relied on a “drug certificate” signed by Annie Dookhan, a …

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May 30

William Coleman Is In 6th Year Of Hunger Strike Protesting His Innocence Of Rape Conviction

William "Bill" Coleman (www.billcolemaninnocentmanwrongfullyconvicted.webs.com)

William “Bill” Coleman began a hunger strike in September 2007 to protest his innocence after the Connecticut Court of Appeals affirmed his 2005 convictions for sexual assaulting his estranged wife and related charges. Coleman’s hunger strike is believed to be the longest in U.S. history by a prisoner. Coleman and his wife entered the United …

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May 07

William DePalma Was Framed For Bank Robbery By A Policeman Faking His Fingerprint

William DePalma Was Framed For Bank Robbery By A Policeman Faking His Fingerprint

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Feb 14

Kevin T. Glasheen Sued By Texas State Bar For Alleged Misconduct In Representing Two Exonerated Men

Kevin T. Glasheen Sued By Texas State Bar For Alleged Misconduct In Representing Two Exonerated Men

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Feb 11

Unreasonable Inferences: The True Story of a Wrongful Conviction and Its Astonishing Aftermath

Brendan Dassey during his trial in 2007 (WFRV)

Unreasonable Inferences — Review of the book by Hans Sherrer

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Jan 25

Louis Mickens-Thomas Released After More Than Four Decades Of Imprisonment

Centurion Ministries is the oldest organization in the United States dedicated to helping secure the exoneration of innocent persons. They have had great success in doing so. In the 31 years since Centurion’s founder and director Jim McCloskey first began working on the case of an innocent person, they have assisted in the exoneration of …

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Oct 27

Norfolk Four Detective Convicted Of Extortion And Lying To The FBI

Norfolk Four Detective Convicted Of Extortion And Lying To The FBI

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Oct 18

Two More Camden, New Jersey Police Officers Charged In Fake Evidence Scandal

Two More Camden, New Jersey Police Officers Charged In Fake Evidence Scandal

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