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New Petition Asks McLean County State’s Attorney Jason Chambers To Allow DNA Testing In The Jamie Snow Case

Injustice Anywhere, an organization working to correct wrongful convictions, has launched a petition asking McLean County State’s Attorney Jason Chambers to allow DNA testing in the Jamie Snow case. Jamie Snow was wrongfully convicted in 2000, of a 1991 “cold case” murder and armed robbery of a gas station attendant in Bloomington, Illinois. Snow is an innocent man who remains in prison while …

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Jeff Havard Awaits Decision On Request For Evidentiary Hearing

This article was originally published in the Injustice Anywhere 2016 Winter Newsletter. 2015 was a difficult year for Jeff Havard but it was not a year without hope. Jeff 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 …

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Brian Peixoto Case Featured In Boston Magazine

Boston Magazine takes an in-depth look at the Brian Peixoto case, in an investigative report titled: “Brian Peixoto’s Final Appeal”, which is published in their February 2016 issue. The report is also available online here: www.bostonmagazine.com 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. …

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Kirstin Lobato Case Featured On FOX5 News Las Vegas

The Kirstin Lobato case was featured on FOX5 News yesterday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Lobato was convicted in October 2006 of voluntary manslaughter and sexual penetration of a corpse. There is absolutely no evidence implicating Lobato to the crime and she has a rock solid alibi. Evidence now shows that a failed investigation led to a wrongful conviction. FOX5’s investigative report gives a good overview …

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Injustice Anywhere Newsletter Asks Readers To Join Them In Their Fight For The Innocent

I am pleased to announce that the 2016 Injustice Anywhere Winter Newsletter is now available for online viewing and download. Injustice Anywhere (an organization I help operate) actively works to  bring more attention to wrongful convictions. We were highly encouraged by the increased number of exonerations seen in 2015, and we are hopeful the trend will continue its upward swing. …

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