Injustice Anywhere is pleased that two of our featured cases have resulted in exonerations. Our organization began with our work on the Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito case. We are proud to have had an active role in securing their freedom. Jason Puracal has had very strong support throughout his ordeal. Although Injustice anywhere did not play any direct role in securing Jason’s freedom, we did work diligently to bring attention to the case by highlighting the work of those fighting for his freedom. We are actively working on several cases and are confident we will continue to add to our list of exonerations as Injustice Anywhere continues to grow.
Just days after the one-year anniversary of his conviction, an appeal panel in Nicaragua has ordered the release of a Tacoma man and University of Washington graduate who maintained for nearly two years that he was wrongly imprisoned in the country, according to his defense attorney. Continue reading →
On December 5, 2005, Ryan Ferguson was found guilty of second degree murder of Kent Heitholt, and was sentenced to 40 years in prison. Ryan was convicted based on the accepted testimony of two people, Chuck Erickson and Jerry Trump. Both have since given sworn affidavits stating that they were lying. On 11/12/13 Ryan was released from prison after serving over 9 years as an innocent man. Continue reading →