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Judge Alex Kozinski and Barry Scheck Discuss Criminal Justice Reform at Cardozo Law School

Posted: Aug 28, 2015 04:22 PM

This summer, Chief Judge Alex Kozinski of the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals received national attention for a new article he wrote entitled “Criminal Law 2.0,” that was published in the Georgetown Law Journal.
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Two Wrongfully Convicted Men Will Sue L.A. County for Police Misconduct

Posted: Aug 27, 2015 04:58 PM

Los Angeles County police may face consequences for their roles in the wrongful conviction of two men who spent decades in prison for crimes they did not commit.
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Undisclosed Evidence May be a Turning Point in Ivan Henry’s Wrongful Conviction Lawsuit

Posted: Aug 26, 2015 04:16 PM

Ivan Henry, a man who was wrongfully convicted of a string of sexual assaults in 1982, is thought to be the first wrongfully convicted person in Vancouver to be forced to sue the province for compensation, according to an article in the Vancouver Sun.
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Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute Will Live Stream Workshops

Posted: Aug 25, 2015 05:05 PM

Next week, the Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI) will be live streaming its opening workshop for the Statistical and Applied Mathematics in Forensics program. Starting on Monday, August 31 and running through Wednesday, September 2, portions of the opening workshop for this program will be offered live.
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Georgia Innocence Project Requests DNA Testing of Evidence in 38-Year-Old Case

Posted: Aug 25, 2015 04:30 PM

The Georgia Innocence Project will ask a judge today for DNA testing in the case of their client Johnny Lee Gates, who was convicted of armed robbery, rape and murder in 1977.
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