The Washington Post has paired with Northwestern University’s Medill Justice Project to examine Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) cases, finding that the science behind the theory has become more disputed over time. 314 more words
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I have just signed a new petition calling for a “rigorous scientific evaluation of the evidence base for medical diagnoses of child abuse.” The petition is focused on infant brain injuries that were once called Shaken Baby Syndrome and are now called Abusive Head Trauma, and on “bony abnormalities” often misinterpreted as “abusive fractures.” … 120 more words
The duty of the prosecutor is to seek justice, not merely to convict. Prosecutorial misconduct occurs when a prosecutor breaks a law or a code of professional ethics in the course of a prosecution.Sometimes, prosecutors find evidence that would tend to exonerate the person they are trying to convict. 269 more words
Texas Now Regretting Wasting Doses Of Pancuronium Bromide On Innocent Guys Back In 1997, 2000, 2004 ...
So there more concerned about wasting the drug because of its dwindling supply than the fact that they used the drug to execute innocent people with it ? 6 more words
After my son was convicted, his trial attorney didn’t even ask if Charles could stay home until sentencing. He had been home on bond for almost 3 years but he did not think it necessary to ask the judge if he could remain on bond. 398 more words