Sunday, March 14, 2021

Missouri Prosecutors Demand Power Of Redemption

Really interesting progressive write-up of Missouri legal eagle complaints that probably won't change things for so many still occupying the prison industrial complex . . . Read more . . .

Missouri Prosecutors Lack the Power to Right a Wrongful Conviction

For more than 25 years, Lamar Johnson has been locked up in a Missouri prison for a crime that almost no one believes he committed. That includes the elected circuit attorney for the city of St. Louis, where Johnson was originally prosecuted for murder and sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Why are negroes so racist?

Anonymous said...

Dimwit prosecutors put innocent people in jail and let murderers go, why are they so incompetent

Silvestor orgalthorp said...

Maybe there should be a new rule; have the judge ask the prosecutor in open court to publicly declare that the man he’s put on trial is guilty. Whether a jury convicts is a different matter. But the prosecutor should held responsible if it turns out an innocent man was put in prison If the prosecutor can’t do that, then he shouldn’t be put on trial until he can