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Whiny cops paid $4m for “discrimination”; exoneree paid $1m for 39 years of his life

Wrongly jailed since ’75 = $1 million settlement while police who got desk duty get $4 million A 12-year-old boy who later admitted to making his entire testimony up was the only evidence linking Ricky Jackson to the murder of … Continue reading

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Bar associations can’t be allowed to continue law enforcement role

State Bar denies grievance against DA | Amarillo Globe-News The State Bar of Texas has denied an Austin-based group’s grievance against Randall County Criminal District Attorney James Farren, rejecting claims that he concealed evidence, coerced testimony and threatened key prosecution … Continue reading

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F*ing nuts American Bar Association is incapable of SCOTUS assigned responsibilities

Glenn Ford Exonerated After Spending 30 YEARS On Louisiana Death Row – Published on Mar 14, 2014 —————————————–————— Prosecutor: I was ‘arrogant, judgmental, narcissistic’ in capital prosecution of now-exonerated man “As a young 33-year-old prosecutor,” Stroud wrote, “I was not … Continue reading

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Apology Lite: prosecutor wants taxpayers to pay for his “mistakes”

Glenn Ford Exonerated After Spending 30 YEARS On Louisiana Death Row – Published on Mar 14, 2014 —————————————– Lead prosecutor apologizes for role in sending Glenn Ford to death row I apologize to Glenn Ford for all the misery I … Continue reading

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End #CriminalizingMentalIllness: Bust the American Bar Association …

When Cell Door Opens, Tough Tactics and Risk – NYTimes.com The morning after Mr. Toll died, the phone rang at Ms. Luna’s house at 5:30. A man who identified himself as the prison chaplain told Ms. Luna that her son … Continue reading

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Why @SchuetteOnDuty isn’t “distressed” about Davontae Sanford

Attorney General Schuette apologizes for subpoenas “Schuette told reporters Thursday he apologized directly to reporters at Michigan Radio and the Huffington Post,” a press release stated. “He says he immediately withdrew the subpoenas this week after learning of them. He … Continue reading

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Texas grants Linda Carty new hearing. It’s about time. And it’s about Ginsburg.

Reprieve: +44 (0) 207 553 8161 For immediate release: Wed Feb 25, 2015 British death row grandmother granted new hearing A Texas court has today granted British death row grandmother Linda Carty a new hearing to assess recently discovered evidence … Continue reading

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