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Murder Conviction

Reasonable Doubts: One Murder Convict's Quest For A New Trial

New England Center for Investigative Reporting/WBUR | LaurenWeber | Posted 01.13.2016 | Politics

The following story was reported by the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and WBUR, and published here in collaboration with The Huffingt...

Wrongly Convicted By The Innocence Project

The Daily Beast | Jacob Siegel | Posted 11.13.2014 | Black Voices

When Alstory Simon walked out of prison on the last day of October, it was 15 years since he had first confessed to murdering a young couple by the si...

Rapper Loses Murder Conviction Appeal, Again

AP | Posted 04.21.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court has passed up another chance to deal with an anomaly of constitutional law that requires federal juries to reach unani...

'Nightmare' Reunion With Amanda Knox?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.19.2012 | World

Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito shared a nine-day fling in Italy and served four years in prison for murder. Then they got together for old time...

Master P's Brother Loses Murder Conviction Appeal

AP | By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 02.28.2012 | Black Voices

NEW ORLEANS -- A Louisiana appeals court has upheld the murder conviction and life sentence for rapper C-Murder. C-Murder, whose real name is Corey M...

Gang Member Convicted In '09 Slaying Of DePaul Honor Student

Posted 11.16.2011 | Chicago

A jury convicted a Logan Square man Friday in the slaying of a DePaul honor student who was shot to death during a Halloween party in 2009. Jurors ...

Milkshake Murder Conviction: Hong Kong Court Overturns American Nancy Kissel's Conviction

AP | MIN LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HONG KONG — Nancy Kissel has always maintained that she killed her investment banker husband in self-defense, fending off a physical and sexual ...

Judge: Man Spent 18 Years In Jail For Murder He Didn't Commit

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A judge Thursday threw out a murder case against a man imprisoned for nearly two decades and declared he was innocent, saying a key w...