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Remove ABSOLUTE JUDICIAL IMMUNITY - Hold the Judicial community responsible for their actions

Remove ABSOLUTE JUDICIAL IMMUNITY - Hold the Judicial community responsible for their actions | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
We are all helping each other with causes - Most of the Causes are personal and help our Cases - This Cause Helps all of us - and the Future us.
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'Faces of Mass Incarceration' Documentary Film Trailer, International Prisoner's Family Conference

Thank you for watching the trailer for the 'Faces of Mass Incarceration' documentary film project. The projected series was inspired by the InterNational…
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Reading Ghost: An Obsessed Cop - Six Wrongful Convictions

Reading Ghost: An Obsessed Cop - Six Wrongful Convictions | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Learning how a cop gets so focused on putting somebody behind bars at any price gives one the chills. In this case, the crime turned out with seven victims as six people were wrongfully put behind bars
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Criminally Yours: 4 Dirty Secrets In The World Of Criminal Justice

Criminally Yours: 4 Dirty Secrets In The World Of Criminal Justice | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Every specialty field has its own cache of dirty secrets, and some from the world of criminal justice don't seem "just" at all.
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Meet the Team that Reads Thousands of Letters from People Fighting for their Innocence

Meet the Team that Reads Thousands of Letters from People Fighting for their Innocence | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
From 1993 to 2015, we received over 51,000 letters from people in prison asking for help on their cases. This is the team that reads each one.
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Years Lost to Prison - Aizman Law Firm

Years Lost to Prison - Aizman Law Firm | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Have you been binge-watching “Making a Murderer” on Netflix or waited with bate
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State prisons chief calls for softened hearts

State prisons chief calls for softened hearts | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Ohio’s prisons chief is calling for more compassion toward wrongdoers as he continues a push to reduce the state’s inmate population.
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An artist sent prisoners blank postcards -- look at what he got back

An artist sent prisoners blank postcards -- look at what he got back | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
The postcards are heartbreaking, heartwarming, tragic and uplifting.” said Naseem Bazargan, Prison Health News coordinator at Philadelphia FIGHT. “They’re beautiful. Not just in terms of them being aesthetically pleasing but the depth is amazing.”
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Former Inmates To Congress: 'We're Torturing People And Calling It Justice'

The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on Tuesday about solitary confinement and its torturous conditions. Former inmates Five Mualimmak and Anthony Graves discuss the state of solitary confinement in US prisons, and what reforms need to happen.
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Dorothy Retha Cook's curator insight, May 13, 1:03 PM

No education per WCS choice is torture when they are denying an eduation for no legal reason.

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President Obama Speaks Out Against Prisoner Rape - YouTube

Obama addresses the NAACP on July 14, 2015 and speaks out against prisoner rape and calls for more criminal justice reform.
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Identity crisis

Identity crisis | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Another forensic mess you’ve gotten me into THE more that is known about a science, the more uses tend to be found for it. But in the case of forensics—the...
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Supreme Court of California News: Tani Cantil-Sakauye Charged with Ignoring Systemic Corruption in California Courts

Supreme Court of California News: Tani Cantil-Sakauye Charged with Ignoring Systemic Corruption in California Courts | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Supreme Court chief justice implicated in California court corruption epidemic.
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Albert Woodfox mural by artist-activist Brandan 'Bmike' Odums 0715 by Doug MacCash, Times-Picayune

Albert Woodfox mural by artist-activist Brandan 'Bmike' Odums 0715 by Doug MacCash, Times-Picayune | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
The stunning Albert Woodfox mural, just completed by Brandan Odums, is on the building at 537 S. Claiborne Ave. at Poydras in New Orleans. – Photo: Doug MacCash, Times-Picayune
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Judge orders Davontae Sanford to be released from prison

Judge orders Davontae Sanford to be released from prison | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
A judge has ordered the release of a young Detroit man who is in prison after pleading guilty to killing four people at age 14, a crime for which a professional hit man later took responsibility.
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The Other Side of Justice Online Radio by The Other Side of Justice

The Other Side of Justice Online Radio by The Other Side of Justice | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
This show focuses on police investigations which are questionable and misleading at best. Every day in this country innocent people or sent to prison for a cri
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Judge Kozinski with four final ideas on improving the criminal justice system

Judge Kozinski with four final ideas on improving the criminal justice system | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Repeal AEDPA § 2254(d), which limited federal habeas review of state convictions. Treat prosecutorial misconduct as a civil rights violation. Give criminal defendants the choice of a jury or bench trial. And conduct in-depth studies of exonerations.
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Free Michael Clark/Home

Free Michael Clark/Home | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Circumstantial case let to the wrongful conviction of Michael Clark on October 2012 for the murder of Marty Grisham on November 1, 1994.
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Years Lost to Prison - Aizman Law Firm

Years Lost to Prison - Aizman Law Firm | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
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20 Inmates Show the Heartbreaking Cost of Growing Old Behind Bars

20 Inmates Show the Heartbreaking Cost of Growing Old Behind Bars | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
They’re the most expensive prisoners to care for and the least likely to commit a crime again, yet geriatric inmates are now the fastest-growing age group in U.S. prisons.
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Confessions of Alcatraz: Former Inmates and Jailers Speak Out

Confessions of Alcatraz: Former Inmates and Jailers Speak Out | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Confessions of Alcatraz: Former Inmates and Jailers Speak Out
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The GREATEST FRAUD UPON OUR SOCIETY -- the "Judicial Immunity...

The GREATEST FRAUD UPON OUR SOCIETY -- the "Judicial Immunity... | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Today we cannot sue certain individuals for the harm they inflict upon their victims because they have one of several types of immunity from suit — “propsecutorial immunity” for prosecutors who fabricate evidence and engage in perjury; immunity for officials engaged in “judicial-type” functions...
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Make Criminal Justice Reform a Key Issue in 2016

Make Criminal Justice Reform a Key Issue in 2016 | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
The state of our criminal justice system is simply so bad, the political climate for change so good, that it would be an epic desertion of our civic duties -- and of the pressure we as voters possess -- to let the 2016 election slip by without electoral promises of far-reaching reform. Which is why criminal justice must be a key issue for 2016 voters.
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In the Public Eye: FBI’s Fairytale Hair Evidence and the Real-Life Consequences

In the Public Eye: FBI’s Fairytale Hair Evidence and the Real-Life Consequences | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Back in April, the Department of Justice along with the FBI have identified 2,500 cases for review after finding that experts on its microscopic hair comparison unit overstated evidence concerning pattern-based forensic techniques in 95 percent of the 268 cases reviewed so far. Unfortunately, the cases involved 46 states and include 32 defendants that were sentenced to death, of which, 14 have already been executed or died behind bars.
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Retired Arizona Judge Reveals Corruption in Legal System

Retired Arizona Judge Reveals Corruption in Legal System | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
“THE FRATERNITY “- THE CORRUPTION OF THE LEGAL SYSTEM EXPOSED BY A JUDGE
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The jaw-dropping police/prosecutor scandal in Orange County, Calif.

The jaw-dropping police/prosecutor scandal in Orange County, Calif. | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
THE JAW-DROPPING POLICE/PROSECUTOR SCANDAL IN ORANGE COUNTY, CALIF.
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