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When They Saw Him: The Case of Rodney K. Stanberry

  June 20, 2019 When They Saw Him: The Case of Rodney K. Stanberry There is a lot of discussion around Ava DuVernay’s  Netflix series entitled When They See Us.  The series is about the Central Park 5, now also … Continue reading

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Time Served-Justice Still Denied: the Wrongful Conviction of Rodney K. Stanberry

Title: Time Served: Justice Still Denied, the wrongful conviction of Rodney K. Stanberry   John Thompson spent 18 years in prison for crimes he did not commit. Fourteen of those years were spent on death row.   The prosecutor in his … Continue reading

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Proven Innocent- A New Fox Drama, but a Real Life Battle for Rodney K. Stanberry

Proven Innocent- A New Fox Drama, but a Real Life Battle for Rodney K. Stanberry A new show about wrongful convictions is airing on Fox. Among its stars are Kelsey Grammer who plays a prosecutor seeking the office of state … Continue reading

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Freedom- Finally- 20 Years of Injustice: The Fight for Justice Must Continue

WKRG-TV Report- The Day of Rodney’s Release:   After serving 20 years in prison for crimes he did not commit, what does Rodney K. Stanberry want to do on the first day of his release? He wants to protest, on … Continue reading

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Memories: Wrongful Convictions Should Not be Forgotten, Nor Sanctioned

Memories: Wrongful Convictions Should Not be Forgotten, Nor Sanctioned There was a piece in The New York Times last year entitled “Suppressing Facebook’s Memories.” There remains a concern among some Facebook users about being reminded via photos of loved ones … Continue reading

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Mr. and Ms. October- Prosecutors Who Win at All Cost-Even Convicting the Innocent

October 1, 2016 Mr. and Ms. October- Prosecutors Who Win at All Cost-Even Convicting the Innocent I am not a big baseball fan; I do prefer to watch and play soccer. So forgive me for using the term Mr. October … Continue reading

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A Question for Prosecutors: What is Your Mission-To Seek the Truth, the Conviction or Both?

July 8th, 2016 A Question for Prosecutors: What is Your Mission-To Seek the Truth, the Conviction or Both? I recently read an article in Reason magazine (via the website) entitled “Confessions of an Ex-Prosecutor: Culture and law conspire to make … Continue reading

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Rodney K. Stanberry- Innocent and Incarcerate, Year 19

Rodney K. Stanberry- Innocent and Incarcerate, Year 19. (see also Rodney K. Stanberry Year 18 ) “”I’ve been in prison for 20 years for a crime I didn’t commit,” said Rosario, who had lost multiple appeals. “My family didn’t deserve … Continue reading

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An Innocence Inquiry Commission in Alabama?- A Step in the Right Direction

February 27, 2016 Title: An Innocence Inquiry Commission in Alabama?- A Step in the Right Direction On Thursday, February 18th, I was informed that an Alabama State Senator had introduced legislation that would establish an Innocence Commission in Alabama. I … Continue reading

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Mistakes of the (Miss) Universe: Why Won’t District Attorneys Admit Their Mistakes?

December 25th, 2015 Mistakes of the (Miss) Universe: Why Won’t District Attorneys Admit Their Mistakes? I know it is the holiday season and people justly want to focus on family members and friends, but please keep those who are innocent … Continue reading

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