Tag Archives: Cook County

Did the Innocence Project frame a man?

The Innocence Project May Have Framed A Man For A Crime He Didn’t Commit – The Daily Beast … “There’s a goddamn sinister thing going on here.” … “This thing” Crawford refers to darkly is the collusion between overzealous state … Continue reading

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Chicago’s brutally coerced confessions … #IsThisWhoWeAre?

Guantánamo torturer led brutal Chicago police regime of shackling and confession | US news | The Guardian Zuley’s tactics, which would be supercharged at Guantánamo when he took over the interrogation of a high-profile detainee as a US Navy reserve … Continue reading

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Maricopa County, AZ: Still crazy, after all these years … and it’s still OK with feds.

Money Pit: Andy Thomas’ Death-Penalty-Laden Years as Maricopa County Attorney – – News – Phoenix – Phoenix New Times Maricopa County then had almost 150 pending death-penalty cases. By contrast, Pima County — with about one-quarter of Maricopa’s population (which … Continue reading

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U.S. Supreme Court’s Bicentennial Bullshit; separate-but-equal justice

DNA: New cases are raising questions about the use of DNA evidence. – Chicago Tribune Defense attorneys fear wrongful convictions, confusion from juries when statistical probabilities of match aren’t rare … via DNA: New cases are raising questions about the … Continue reading

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