Category Archives: Law & Order

Judge finds Daniel Larsen innocent but CA AG refuses to release him from jail.

We often admonish other countries that mistreat their citizens with disregard to basic human rights, and including those that imprison the innocent. So when a flaw in our judicial system is discovered, we should make all haste to remedy it.

Judge finds Daniel Larsen innocent but CA AG refuses to release him from jail.

We often admonish other countries that mistreat their citizens with disregard to basic human rights, and including those that imprison the innocent. So when a flaw in our judicial system is discovered, we should make all haste to remedy it.

20 House Dems ask Justice Depart. to investigate Justice Thomas on ethics violations.

From My friends at People for the American Way (PFAW) Efforts to hold Justice Clarence Thomas accountable for ethics violations just jumped to the next level. A group of 20 House Democrats led by Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY) are now pushing for

20 House Dems ask Justice Depart. to investigate Justice Thomas on ethics violations.

From My friends at People for the American Way (PFAW) Efforts to hold Justice Clarence Thomas accountable for ethics violations just jumped to the next level. A group of 20 House Democrats led by Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-NY) are now pushing for

UPDATE: Georgia to execute Troy Davis despite possible innocence.

Another Way to Help Troy Davis | Updated Sat. Sept. 17, 2011 8:45 am from my friends at ColorOfChange. There could be one more avenue to help save Troy Davis from execution on Wednesday September 21 — but to take advantage of

UPDATE: Georgia to execute Troy Davis despite possible innocence.

Another Way to Help Troy Davis | Updated Sat. Sept. 17, 2011 8:45 am from my friends at ColorOfChange. There could be one more avenue to help save Troy Davis from execution on Wednesday September 21 — but to take advantage of

DNA proves 10 Black men innocent but Illinois refuses to recognize their innocence.

The advancement of technology, such as DNA testing, enables us to accurately identify criminals, try them in our courts with irrefutable evidence and put them in prison. Even more important is that for those who were wrongfully convicted, we can now accurately

DNA proves 10 Black men innocent but Illinois refuses to recognize their innocence.

The advancement of technology, such as DNA testing, enables us to accurately identify criminals, try them in our courts with irrefutable evidence and put them in prison. Even more important is that for those who were wrongfully convicted, we can now accurately

Mother and son hit by drunk driver. Drunk driver get 6 months. Mother faces 3 years.

Here’s one that will rock your senses. A mother and her small children exit a bus to get home. They stand at a street corner waiting for the light to change. But the mother’s young son bolt’s from her side

Mother and son hit by drunk driver. Drunk driver get 6 months. Mother faces 3 years.

Here’s one that will rock your senses. A mother and her small children exit a bus to get home. They stand at a street corner waiting for the light to change. But the mother’s young son bolt’s from her side

Gov. Malloy applauds CT Senate on passing “common sense reforms” to criminal justice system.

Gov. Dan Malloy (D) relased the following statement, applauding the Connecticut Senate for passing “common sense reforms to our criminal justice system.” “I applaud the Connecticut State Senate for passing these common sense reforms to our criminal justice system. The

Gov. Malloy applauds CT Senate on passing “common sense reforms” to criminal justice system.

Gov. Dan Malloy (D) relased the following statement, applauding the Connecticut Senate for passing “common sense reforms to our criminal justice system.” “I applaud the Connecticut State Senate for passing these common sense reforms to our criminal justice system. The

Evidence raises serious doubt of guilt yet death penalty still applies.

When all else fails, there is still our united voice of righteous indignation and contempt when we see a justice system that too often appears to be out of reach for people of color and the poor. The story of

Evidence raises serious doubt of guilt yet death penalty still applies.

When all else fails, there is still our united voice of righteous indignation and contempt when we see a justice system that too often appears to be out of reach for people of color and the poor. The story of