Thursday’s Quick Clicks…

  • A review of the film West of Memphis, on the West Memphis 3
  • A Montana man seeking a new trial for a 2002 rape conviction faced his male accuser in court here Wednesday for the first time in 10 years – and heard the accuser take back an earlier recantation he made to officials with the Montana Innocence Project.  The alleged victim – now a 24-year-old prison inmate – said he falsely told Innocence Project officials in 2009 and 2010 that the jailhouse rape never occurred because he wanted them to quit bothering him about it.
  • Ohio Supreme Court will hear arguments in case in which Ohio Innocence Project has been denied DNA testing for a man on death row
  • Exoneree Arthur Whitfield pleads guilty to domestic violence offense
  • New documentary film about an alleged wrongful conviction called Incident at Devils Lake
  • The Arson Project releases two new reports about cognitive bias in arson investigations here and here

One response to “Thursday’s Quick Clicks…

  1. Docile Jim Brady – Columbus OH 43209

    Re Ohio Supreme Court will hear arguments in case in which Ohio Innocence Project has been denied DNA testing for a man on death row
    ▼ URL to the docket for above case follows ▼

    http://www.supremecourtofohio.gov/clerk/ecms/resultsbycasenumber.asp?type=3&year=2011&number=0778&myPage=searchbycasenumber.asp

    Case: 2011-0778 Appeal of Denial of DNA Testing in Capital Case Pursuant to 2953.73
    Filed: 05/09/11 • Status: Case Is Open
    State of Ohio v. Tyrone Lee Noling

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