As I write this armed protestors are playing a deadly game of chicken with the FBI in Eastern Oregon and opinions on the situation are furiously flying. 1,500 more words
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This post includes excerpts from the trial transcript and original police report.
Charles Ajoloko petitions for a writ of habeas corpus alleging ineffective assistance of appellate counsel for failing to present several “arguable” and potentially successful” claims suggested by the record.2,827 more words
This post contains dialogue from the sentencing transcript and the motion for new trial.
Charles Ajoloko petitions for a writ of habeas corpus alleging ineffective assistance of appellate counsel for failing to raise on direct appeal the trial court’s order denying the motion for a new trial.1,002 more words
Courtney Bisbee was a responsible, law-abiding, hard-working single mother working in the Scottsdale, AZ school system in 2004 when she was sucked into the criminal justice system by false allegations of “improper touching” of a minor. 297 more words
(Coffeebreak, December 11, 2015)
It was a story that I had hoped would be a journalistic scoop: the story about how Melvin “Boyet” Odicta Sr. had won his freedom from prison despite a life sentence meted upon him upon conviction for selling an estimated 50 grams of shabu sometime in March 1989 in Barangay Tanza Esperanza in Iloilo City. 828 more words