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The Top 10 Most Startling Facts About People of Color and Criminal Justice in the United States

The Top 10 Most Startling Facts About People of Color and Criminal Justice in the United States | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Sophia Kerby examines some of the most troubling racial disparities in our criminal-justice system and makes the case for a new movement for racial justice in America.
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Arts in prison: why cut our chance to create crime-free futures?

Arts in prison: why cut our chance to create crime-free futures? | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Arts bodies with expertise in criminal justice are facing closure – we must build the case for the lasting impact of their work
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EJI's History of Racial Injustice Highlight: Convict Leasing | Equal Justice Initiative

EJI's History of Racial Injustice Highlight: Convict Leasing | Equal Justice Initiative | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
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The scandalously ineffectual, expanding Innocence Industry

The scandalously ineffectual, expanding Innocence Industry | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
About CPI » Center for Prosecutor Integrity The mission of the Center for Prosecutor Integrity is to preserve the presumption of innocence, assure equal treatment under the law, and end wrongf...
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Postcards from Lawyers: Volume 1 - Bitter Lawyer

Postcards from Lawyers: Volume 1 - Bitter Lawyer | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Postcards from Lawyers: real postcards from real lawyers, or thereabouts.
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Prosecutors accused of misconduct in Strong retrial - News - Citizens' Voice

Prosecutors accused of misconduct in Strong retrial - News - Citizens' Voice | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
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Podcast: When Prosecutors Mishandle Cases, Everyone Pays…Except For Them

Podcast: When Prosecutors Mishandle Cases, Everyone Pays…Except For Them | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Prosecutorial misconduct can have devastating consequences for defendants and their families, but the prosecutors themselves rarely receive any disciplinary action.
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Slavery and the Prison Industrial Complex - Angela Davis

5th Annual Eric Williams Memorial Lecture at Florida International University Date: 9-19-2003 Speaker: Angela Davies, Professor in History of Consciousness a...
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First Prosecutor Jailed for Deliberately Convicting Innocent Man

First Prosecutor Jailed for Deliberately Convicting Innocent Man | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
For the first time ever, a prosecutor who deliberately sent an innocent man to jail by withholding evidence is himself going to be jailed. by Alex Newman
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Invitation to a Dialogue: Presidential Pardons

Invitation to a Dialogue: Presidential Pardons | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
A law professor says pardons should be used more liberally to counter draconian sentences. Readers are invited to respond.
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Innocence: List of Those Freed From Death Row | Death Penalty Information Center

Innocence: List of Those Freed From Death Row | Death Penalty Information Center | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
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dawolfson.com is redirected to a petition website

District Attorney Steve Wolfson promotes his website dawolfson.com on this campaign video. The website has been redirected to http://www.change.org/petitions...
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Jury Nullification May Be The Most Important Thing You Hear About All Day: The Just Us Movement

Jury Nullification May Be The Most Important Thing You Hear About All Day: The Just Us Movement | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
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Police Lab Fraud Could Overturn 40,000 Convictions: Thousands Sent to Prison Falsely The Free Patriot

Police Lab Fraud Could Overturn 40,000 Convictions: Thousands Sent to Prison Falsely The Free Patriot | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
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Protecting the innocent from rogue prosecutors

Protecting the innocent from rogue prosecutors | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Recently the Kansas
City Star featured a front-page article on the legal handiwork
of former prosecutor and Congressman Kenny Hulshof. 
In my opinion, Hulshof is to rural Missouri what Nels Moss is to
St.
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6 Word Story: Mandatory Minimums Edition

6 Word Story: Mandatory Minimums Edition | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
6-Word Story Activity: Mandatory Minimums On Tuesday November 26, we'll be collecting 6-Word stories about mandatory minimum prison sentences as part of opposing SB 1342, a mandatory minimum gun bi...
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Fictional Lawyer Face-off: Atticus Finch vs. Matlock - Bitter Lawyer

Fictional Lawyer Face-off: Atticus Finch vs. Matlock - Bitter Lawyer | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
In this new feature, Bitter Lawyer pits two great lawyers from Imaginationland against each other in a ruthless fight to the disbarment. This week we look at Atticus Finch vs. Matlock.
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Release of the San Antonio Four, Texas Now On the Cutting Edge of Efforts to Free the Innocent

Release of the San Antonio Four, Texas Now On the Cutting Edge of Efforts to Free the Innocent | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Today in Texas, four wrongfully convicted women--known as the "San Antonio Four"--had their convictions overturned and were freed.
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GazetteXtra | When lies lead to wrongful convictions: Wisconsin lacks standards for policing incentivized testimony

GazetteXtra | When lies lead to wrongful convictions: Wisconsin lacks standards for policing incentivized testimony | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
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7 Steps to Fighting Corruption

A brief introduction to Transparency International, the global coalition against corruption. See how you can get involved in the fight against corruption.
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Attorney Grant Goodman suspended without a hearing

Attorney Grant Goodman suspended without a hearing | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
An attorney who spoke out in a series of ABC15 Investigations on probate court has now become the target of judicial review.
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Everyone deserves a second chance [Commentary]

Everyone deserves a second chance [Commentary] | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
Government shutdown . Hyper-partisanship. Ideological warfare. Gridlock in Congress .
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Criminal Law: Right to Evidence Disclosure

Criminal Law: Right to Evidence Disclosure | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
The process of obtaining relevant information that's held by the other party is called discovery. There are certain types of information that the government must legally disclose to the defendant upon his request.
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Pardon Humans, Not Just Turkeys

Pardon Humans, Not Just Turkeys | Stop Mass Incarceration and Wrongful Convictions | Scoop.it
More commutations would also fatten up President Obama's rail-thin pardoning record of a mere 39 pardons and a single commutation -- the worst tally of any president in history.
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