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The Brian Peixoto Case: Did Misdiagnosis Lead To Wrongful Conviction?

This week, Injustice Anywhere Radio discussed the Brian Peixoto case in Massachusetts with advocate Lisa Munger. Brian Peixoto was convicted in 1996 for the murder of his girlfriend’s 3-year-old son Christopher Affonso, Jr., and sentenced to life in prison in Massachusetts. Peixoto was 26 years old at the time of his arrest. He had been dating the 3-year-old’s mother Ami Sneed for …

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Kirstin Blaise Lobato Update: Oral Arguments Scheduled for September 9th

This update was provided by : www.justice4kirstin.com Oral Arguments Before the Nevada Supreme Court Scheduled for September 9th at 11:30 AM PST The Nevada Supreme Court has granted a motion to allow for a continuance for the oral arguments requested in Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s case. These are now scheduled for September 9, 2014 at 11:30am PST in Carson City, NV. You can watch …

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Prosecution Lied To Secure Conviction Of Death Row Inmate Jeffrey Havard

This week, Injustice Anywhere Radio discussed the Jeffrey Havard case with attorney Jen Fitzgerald, advocate Lori Howard, and Jeff Havard. Jeff Havard currently sits wrongfully convicted on death row in Mississippi for the sexual assault and murder of his girlfriend’s six-month-old daughter, Chloe Britt. The truth is the infant slipped from Jeff’s arms while lifting her from the tub, causing her head …

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

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 …

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

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 …

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The Jeffrey Havard Case: Rethinking Shaken Baby Syndrome

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 …

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