December 2015 archive

Dec 29

Nevada Grants 17 Unconditional Pardons In 2015

Nevada State Seal

The Nevada Board of Pardons has issued 17 unconditional pardons in 2015. The nine members of the Nevada Board of Pardons Commissioners are the governor, the attorney general, and the seven members of the supreme court. The pardons board has the authority to issue a conditional pardon that can commute or reduce a sentence, or …

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Dec 04

State Courts Earn ‘F’ Rating In 2015 Judicial Integrity Report

State courts in the U.S. earned an overall judicial integrity rating of F in a new report released by The Center for Public Integrity (CPI). The courts in only eight states earned a judicial integrity rating above D-, and courts in 33 states flunked by earning an F judicial integrity rating. The “2015 State Integrity …

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Dec 01

Innocents Database Now Sortable And Searchable!!

The <a href=”http://forejustice.org/innocentsdatabase.htm”>Innocents Database</a> linked to from Justice Denied’s website is not only the world’s largest database of exonerated persons, but it is the only database in the world that attempts to compile all known exonerations in the United States, as well as internationally. The Innocents Database currently includes 5,943 cases — 3,604 from the …

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