Tag: court

Jun 14

Chimps Kiko And Tommy Denied Habeas Corpus Relief In New York

Kiko at the nonprofit Primate Sanctuary in Niagara Falls, NY in July 2013 (AP)

A New York appeals court has unanimously affirmed a lower court’s denials of habeas corpus petitions that sought the relocation of two chimpanzees, Kiko and Tommy, by their forcible removal from their current owners. Kiko and Tommy are represented by The Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) based in Coral Springs, Florida, which argues that chimps have …

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Feb 14

Raffaele Sollecito Denied Compensation For Wrongful Imprisonment In Meredith Kercher’s Murder

Raffaele Sollecito in 2015

Raffaele Sollecito has been denied compensation for his wrongful imprisonment in the murder of Meredith Kercher on November 2, 2007 in Perugia, Italy. On February 11, 2017 a court in Florence ruled that Sollecito was not entitled to compensation. Sollecito was the boyfriend of 20-year-old American college student Amanda Knox when they were arrested for …

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Feb 13

Malenne Joseph Files Lawsuit For Mistaken Identity Wrongful Conviction

Malenne Joseph holding one of her children after her release on September 15, 2010. (Joshua C. Cruey, Orlando Sentinel)

Malenne Joseph Files Lawsuit For Mistaken Identity Wrongful Conviction

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Jan 31

Amanda Knox Owes Her Freedom To Italy’s Legal System

Amanda Knox Owes Her Freedom To Italy’s Legal System

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Oct 04

Amanda Knox And Raffaele Sollecito Acquitted Of Murder And Sexual Assault By Appeals Court

Amanda Knox And Raffaele Sollecito Acquitted Of Murder And Sexual Assault By Appeals Court

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Oct 19

Temujin Kensu’s Murder Conviction Overturned By Michigan Federal Judge

Temujin Kensu’s Murder Conviction Overturned By Michigan Federal Judge

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