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Jan 08

Innocence Project Agrees To Represent Kirstin Lobato

The Innocence Project in New York has agreed to represent Kirstin Lobato pro bono for the district court proceedings ordered by the Nevada Supreme Court in its November 23, 2016 ruling on her habeas corpus petition appeal. Prominent Las Vegas attorney David Chesnoff has agreed to serve pro bono as Ms. Lobato’s local counsel. Chesnoff’s …

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Mar 19

Connecticut Supreme Court Exonerates Nicholas M. Menditto And Opens Door To Overturning Thousands Of Marijuana Convictions

Seated, L to R: Justice Richard N. Palmer, Chief Justice Chase T. Rogers, Justice Peter T. Zarella. Standing, L to R: Justice Carmen E. Espinosa, Justice Andrew J. McDonald, Justice Dennis G. Eveleigh, Justice Richard A. Robinson, Senior Justice Christine S. Vertefeuille.

The Connecticut Supreme Court has ordered erasure of Nicholas M. Menditto’s two convictions in 2009 related to his possession of less than 1/2 ounce of marijuana. The Court ruled that Connecticut’s 2011 law decriminalizing possession of less than 1/2 ounce of marijuana retroactively applies to pre-July 2011 convictions. Menditto was 25 when he pled guilty …

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Mar 17

53,000 Copies Of “Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s Unreasonable Conviction” Downloaded From Justice Denied’s Website

More than 53,000 copies of the book Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s Unreasonable Conviction — Possibility of Guilt Replaces Proof Beyond A Reasonable Doubt have been downloaded at no charge from Justice Denied’s website.*   The book details how Kirstin Lobato has twice been convicted of a July 8, 2001 Las Vegas homicide when the prosecution doesn’t …

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Nov 23

Compensation Ordered For Man Wrongly Convicted Of Attempted Culpable Homicide

Kerala High Court in Kochi, Kerala, India (www.highcourtofkerala.nic.in)

India’s High Court in Kerala has ordered that Muraleedharan R U be provided with compensation for his wrongful conviction of attempted culpable homicide. In 2004 Muraleedharan was an employee of the Changaramkari temple in Mararikulam, on India’s southwest coast. On September 27, 2004 he got into a fight with a neighbor who used Muraleedharan’s motorcycle …

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Jul 08

Kirstin Lobato Has New Evidence Scientifically Proving It Is Physically Impossible She Committed Her Convicted Crimes … Will It Matter To The Nevada Supreme Court?

Duran Bailey mugshot on 10-18-1999 when he was arrested for assaulting his girlfriend in Las Vegas (LVMPD)

By Hans Sherrer* July 8, 2013 (Endnotes are in brackets [ ])   Duran Bailey was a homeless man whose body was found around 10 p.m. on July 8, 2001 behind a dumpster in the exterior trash enclosure for a bank near the Las Vegas Strip.[1] It was determined from Mr. Bailey’s autopsy that he …

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May 20

Fifth Annual Freedom March for the Wrongfully Convicted

2013 Freedom March Banner

The 5th Annual Freedom March for the wrongfully convicted will be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Monday, June 3, 2013. The event will begin at 1 p.m. on the steps of the City County Building at 414 Grant Street in downtown Pittsburgh. Speakers will include Terrell Johnson, Erica Johnson, MaryAnn Lubas and others. Terrell Johnson …

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May 19

Barry Beach’s Murder Conviction Reinstated By The Montana Supreme Court

Barry Beach during evidentiary hearing in Lewistown, Montana on August 1, 2011 (KTVQ-TV, Billings, MT)

The Montana Supreme Court reinstated the 1984 murder conviction of Barry Beach on May 14, 2013. By a 4 to 3 vote, the Montana Supreme Court ruled that District Court Judge E. Wayne Phillips abused his discretion when in November 2011 he vacated Beach’s conviction as a miscarriage of justice based of new evidence supporting …

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Apr 17

Property Destruction Conviction Quashed For Gary The Goat Eating Grass

Gary the goat wearing his hat (Sydney Morning Herald)

The conviction and $462 fine for Gary the goat’s destruction of property outside of Sydney, Australia’s Museum of Contemporary Art has been overturned. James Dezarnaulds is a comedian who goes by the stage name Jimbo Bazoobi as he tours Australia with his goat Gary. In August 2012 Dezarnaulds was charged with destroying property when his …

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Jan 10

David Turnpaugh Awarded Compensation Of $00.00 By Wisconsin For Wrongful Convictions

The Wisconsin Claims Board has awarded David R. Turnpaugh compensation of $00.00 for his wrongful convictions in 2006 for soliciting prostitution and bail jumping. In March 2006 Turnpaugh was convicted of soliciting prostitution from a police decoy in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and jumping bail. He was sentenced to 60 days in jail on the solicitation conviction …

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Jan 01

More Than 24,000 Copies Of “Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s Unreasonable Conviction” Downloaded From Justice Denied’s Website

“Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s Unreasonable Conviction by Hans Sherrer

More than 24,000 copies of “Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s Unreasonable Conviction — Possibility of Guilt Replaces Proof Beyond A Reasonable Doubt” have been downloaded at no charge from Justice Denied’s website.* The book details how Kirstin Lobato has twice been convicted of a July 8, 2001 Las Vegas homicide when the prosecution doesn’t deny it has …

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