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Bruce Fischer

Bruce Fischer is an author and advocate who became involved with the Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito case in December 2009. He is the founder of Injustice in Perugia, a grassroots organization that worked to correct the injustice committed against Knox and Sollecito in Perugia, Italy. Bruce is the author of “Injustice in Perugia: a book detailing the wrongful conviction of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito” and a follow-up book titled “Finding Justice in Perugia.”Bruce’s work on the Knox/Sollecito case opened his eyes to other wrongful convictions. He realized the problem is far more pervasive than most people realize, and most cases don’t get the attention they warrant. This new-found knowledge led Bruce to expand his efforts, working to develop Injustice Anywhere, an organization working to correct wrongful convictions. Injustice Anywhere currently has eight featured cases and operates a network of websites all working to bring more attention to wrongful convictions.Bruce hosts an online radio program on Spreaker.com dedicated to wrongful convictions, he is a member of the Judges for Justice team, and he is the President of Open News Platform Inc., a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation which owns and operates GroundReport, a citizen journalism website that has been dedicated to giving a voice to everyday citizens for over a decade.

Petition Asks Wisconsin Law Makers To Pass Brendan Dassey Law

A new Change.org petition is asking the state of Wisconsin to pass legislation to enact “Brendan Dassey’s Law” in order to prevent other minors from suffering the same fate as Brendan Dassey. The petition, created by Jenny Holden and Jax West, works to show why Brendan’s case highlights the need for legislation requiring that an attorney be present during a custodial interrogation …

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Is Brian Peixoto Being Punished By MCI Concord Prison For Proclaiming His Innocence?

Brian Peixoto was convicted in 1996 for the murder of his girlfriend’s 3-year-old son Christopher Affonso, Jr. Peixoto is currently being housed at the Massachusetts Correctional Institution at Concord (MCI Concord), where he is serving a life sentence without parole. Peixoto has always strongly proclaimed his innocence, and he is grateful that he has not been alone in his fight …

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Injustice Anywhere Launches New Website In Support Of Brendan Dassey

Injustice Anywhere, an all-volunteer organization working to bring more attention to wrongful convictions, has launched a new website in support of Brendan Dassey. The site can be found at Freebrendan.org.  The group announced their support for Dassey in January, after reviewing Dassey’s interrogation videos. Injustice Anywhere feels strongly that Dassey was mistreated by his interrogators, and that any information obtained during his …

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Jamie Snow Responds to Heated Debate on Social Media about DNA testing

As I have previously reported, a petition was recently launched asking McLean County State’s Attorney Jason Chambers to allow DNA testing in the Jamie Snow case, in Illinois. The petition, which was launched by Injustice Anywhere on Change.org, has people asking the simple question: “Why not test the DNA?” Jason Chambers, has now shown that he is well aware of …

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Jason Chambers posts misinformation on Facebook to defend his opposition to DNA testing in Jamie Snow case

A petition was recently launched asking McLean County State’s Attorney Jason Chambers to allow DNA testing in the Jamie Snow case, in Illinois. The petition, which was launched by Injustice Anywhere on Change.org, has people asking the simple question: “Why not test the DNA?” Jamie Snow was convicted in 2000, of a 1991 “cold case” murder and armed robbery of …

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Petition seeks investigation of Nicole "Nyki" Kish case in Canada

Supporters for Nicole “Nyki” Kish were optimistic in 2014, when the fifth estate, Canada’s premier investigative journalism show, decided to investigate her case. As part of their investigation, the show requested to film an interview with Kish at the Grand Valley Prison where she is currently being housed. Unfortunately, Nancy Kinsman, the prison warden, denied the fifth estate access despite …

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