Saturday , 23 August 2014

The David Thorne Case: Did Police Frame An Innocent Man?

David Thorne

This week, Injustice Anywhere Radio discussed the David Thorne Case with advocates Sue Gless Thorne and Lynne Blanchard. David Thorne was convicted in January of 2000, and sentenced to life without the possibility of parole, for allegedly hiring an acquaintance to kill his son’s mother, Yvonne Layne, in March of 1999. Thorne has proclaimed his innocence from the beginning, and his ... Read More »

The Rodney Lincoln Case: Does New DNA Evidence Prove His Innocence?

Rodney Lincoln

This week, Injustice Anywhere Radio discussed the Rodney Lincoln case with Rodney’s daughter Kay Lincoln. Rodney Lincoln is currently serving two life sentences for the murder of JoAnn Tate and the assault of Tate’s two young daughters in April of 1982 in St. Loius, Missouri. Rodney was convicted based on a hair found at the crime scene that was attributed to ... Read More »

Summary Of Amanda Knox Appeal To Italian Supreme Court Against Conviction In Florence

Italian Supreme Court

On January 30, 2014, the appeals court in Florence, Italy, reinstated the guilty verdicts for Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the murder of Meredith Kercher in 2007. Knox filed an appeal in April with the Italian Supreme court against the Florence ruling. Here is an English language summary of her appeal. Part One Issues of constitutional illegitimacy  An issue of ... Read More »

The Jeffrey Havard Case: Rethinking Shaken Baby Syndrome

Mississippi State Penitentiary 
Photo courtesy of Jen Fitzgerald

Jeff Havard was wrongfully convicted and sentenced to death in 2002 by the State of Mississippi for shaking his girlfriend’s infant daughter Chloe Britt to death in the process of a sexual assault. The accusation of sexual assault has been thoroughly reviewed, and it is now very clear that a sexual assault never occurred. In fact, there are currently no experts that support ... Read More »

AMANDA KNOX CO-DEFENDANT: “AMANDA KNOX IS INNOCENT”

raffpressconference

Well, Let’s See What’s Really Going On in Italy Rome, July 2 2014 “I am not Amanda Marie Knox.” (Really?) Raffaele Sollecito’s lawyers organized a press conference in Rome to explain the points of their appeal document. They had probably noticed, when the appeal was filed, that the media only reported that the appeal had been filed, and no one ... Read More »

The Committee To Free Jamie Snow Hosts 4th Annual Postcards In The Park Event

Postcards in the Park

The Committee to Free Jamie Snow is hosting their fourth annual Postcards in the Park in Bloomington, Illinois, on August 3, 2014. The annual event is designed to bring more attention to the wrongful conviction of Jamie Snow. Jamie Snow was wrongfully convicted in 2001 for the 1991 murder of William Little, a gas station attendant in Bloomington, Illinois. Jamie ... Read More »