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RAFFAELE SOLLECITO: “THOSE ILLUSIONS THEY BUILT AGAINST US”

As the Main and Only Piece of Evidence Against Him and Amanda Knox Collapses in Court By Frank Sfarzo Florence, November 6 2013 “Act of Courage: Raffaele Sollecito today in courtroom” It was interesting studying this case and, within the case, the DNA issue, but that was in 2008. In 2009 it became already boring, let alone in 2010, 11 …

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David Camm’s Acquittal And Reflections On The Trial

Those of us who advocate for the wrongfully convicted are used to disappointments – unfair rulings, biased judges, biased media sources, corrupt prosecutors, corrupt police and on and on. There are so many things that contribute to wrongful convictions and the fight to right this wrong is difficult with far too many obstacles along the way. Every once in a …

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Nyki Kish’s Mother Christine Bivens & Attorney Jen Fitzgerald Discuss Nyki’s Appeal With Injustice Anywhere Radio

Nyki Kish’s appeal was heard on Tuesday October 29, by the Ontario Court of Appeals in Toronto. Nyki’s mother Christine Bivens and Attorney Jen Fitzgerald discussed the appeal with Bruce Fischer on the Injustice Anywhere radio program.  Nicole “Nyki” Kish was wrongfully convicted on March 1, 2011, of second degree murder for the stabbing death of Ross Hammond in Toronto, …

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SISTER PERUGIA? DON’T LET THE DOOR HIT YOU IN THE BOO-TAY

Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran

The August 26, 2013, edition of Perugia Today printed a scathing article trying to shame Amanda Knox into returning to Italy for the next level of appeal.  Since the release of the June 2013 Italian Supreme Court’s motivation requesting that the case be sent back to the appeal level for review, Amanda has been the topic of brutal and skewed …

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DNA and the law in Italy: the experience of “the Perugia case”

By Carla Vecchiotti and Silvia Zoppis This article was originally published on frontiersin.org. Laboratory of Forensic Genetics, Section of Legal Medicine, Department of Anatomy, Histology, Forensic Medicine and Orthopaedics, University of Rome “Sapienza”, Rome, Italy  Today DNA analyses represent a method of exceptional importance for the resolution of judicial cases. On the one hand, they allow courts to secure criminal convictions, while on …

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Jeffrey Havard Speaks Out About Recent Motion Requesting That His Case Be Sealed

The State of Mississippi filed a motion on August 26,  requesting that the Jeffrey Havard case be sealed.  You can read more about the motion here.  The State’s motion was baseless and was  rightfully denied  by Federal Judge Kieth Starrett.  You can view Judge Starrett’s denial here. Jeffrey Havard has now written a new blog post discussing his concerns with the State’s …

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