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Aug 17

Mary Zolkowski Charged With A Filing False Rape Report After Claiming She Was Raped In Three Places On Same Day

Mary T. Zolkowski (Instagram)

Mary T. Zolkowski has been charged with falsely reporting a felony after admitting she fabricated her claim a man raped her in Saginaw Township, Michigan. In February 2017 20-year-old Mary Zolkowski was a student at Delta College, a two-year college near Bay City, Michigan. On the evening of February 22, 2017 her mother called the …

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Jul 21

Four Prosecutors Who Repeatedly Violate Constitution Identified In Fair Punishment Project Report

The Recidivists report cover (Fair Punishment Project, July 2017)

A new report by the Fair Punishment Project identifies four prosecutors in four different states who repeatedly violated the constitution to obtain a conviction. “The Recidivists: Four Prosecutors Who Repeatedly Violate The Constitution,” was released on July 13, 2017. Those four prosecutors are Leon Cannizzaro, Jennifer Joyce, Amy Weirich, and Tony Rackauckas. Fair Punishment Project …

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Jul 09

94% Of Forfeitures In Utah In 2015 Were From People Not Convicted Of A Crime

Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice logo

The legal system’s immense resources are not only used to prosecute and imprison a large number of people who are innocent of their convicted crimes. Those resources are also used to seize many millions of dollars a year through property “forfeiture” from people across the country who have not been convicted of committing a crime. …

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Mar 20

2016 Innocents Database Exoneration Report Now Available!

U.S. map with states color-coded to represent the total number of known exonerations for the 48 contiguous states through 2016.

The 2016 Innocents Database Exoneration Report is now available online! The Report is a PDF document. Click here to read the 2016 Innocents Database Exoneration Report online, or to download it. The following is from the Report’s Introduction: This is the second yearly report of information recorded in the Innocents Database through the last calendar …

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May 25

2015 Innocents Database Exoneration Report Now Available!

U.S. map with bubbles to relatively represent the total number of known exonerations for each state through 2015.

The 2015 Innocents Database Exoneration Report is now available online! The Report is a PDF document. Click here to read the 2015 Innocents Database Exoneration Report online, or to download it. The following is from the Report’s Introduction: This is the first yearly report of information recorded in the Innocents Database through the last calendar …

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Oct 18

36% Of Appeals Are Granted In New South Wales

“Conviction appeals in New South Wales” by the NSW Judicial Commission

The New South Wales Judicial Commission has released a report analyzing all criminal appeals considered by New South Wales’ Court of Criminal Appeal (CCA) for the seven years from 2001 through 2007. The CCA is the highest court in New South Wales, Australia’s most populous state. “Conviction appeals in New South Wales” is a 344-page …

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Jun 02

Former Police Chief Sentenced To 13 Months In Prison For Falsifying Report To Protect The Killers Of A Man Beaten To Death

Former Police Chief Sentenced To 13 Months In Prison For Falsifying Report To Protect The Killers Of A Man Beaten To Death

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