Alstory simon — fooled into a confession that pushed illinois to end the death penalty — is now free after 15 years behind bars. An article on saturday about the departure of david protess from the medill innocence project misstated the time served by donald watkins. From the chicagoreadercom: the age of innocence is over did willie donald do it the medill innocence project no longer cares by michael miner willie t. Students and attorneys at the medill innocence project and the center on wrongful convictions, both affiliated with northwestern university, have uncovered. Posts about medill innocence project written by sue luttner. Founded in 1992, the innocence project is a national litigation and public policy organization dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted people through d.
Posts about medill innocence project written by mark godsey. Medill students’ investigation raises questions about a chicago murder conviction. Professor david protess, the head of the medill innocence project, has refused to turn over certain materials to the cook county state’s attorney, anita.
The medill justice project, originally known as the medill innocence project, began in 1999, as an effort by medill faculty and students to reinvestigate murder. The medill justice project’s study shows men far more likely than women to be accused of violently shaking infants tue, aug 27, 2013 19:26 cet.
The global debate on “shaken baby syndrome” (sbs) continues to grow hundreds of parents, relatives, and caretakers of these children have been convicted largely. Mjp publishes what is believed to be the most comprehensive publicly available database of recovered memory cases medill innocence project probes 18-year-old.