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New Commission to Regulate Prosecutorial Misconduct

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 07.20.2014 | Crime
Bennett L. Gershman

New York State is poised to become the first state in the nation to create a public commission specifically designed to investigate complaints of misconduct by prosecutors. It is essential to the integrity of the justice system and the public's confidence that the system functions fairly and accurately.

Finally, a Prosecutor Goes to Jail for Evidence Tampering

David A. Love | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime
David A. Love

It was a long time coming, but finally America has reached a milestone in the area of criminal justice. In Texas, a former D.A. has made history by becoming the first prosecutor in U.S. to suffer criminal punishment for failing to turn over exculpatory evidence.

An Unreal Dream: Justice and Reform Win Over Corruption

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime
Robert L. Cavnar

The Houston Cinema Arts Festival screened An Unreal Dream, the story about Michael Morton, who was wrongly convicted of his wife's murder in 1986 and then trapped in the Texas prison system for 25 years.

Former Texas Prosecutor Jailed For Wrongful Conviction

AP | PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

GEORGETOWN, Texas — GEORGETOWN, Texas (AP) — A former Texas prosecutor who won a conviction that sent an innocent man to prison for nearly 25 ...

For the First Time Ever, a Prosecutor Will Go to Jail for Wrongfully Convicting an Innocent Man

Mark Godsey | Posted 11.08.2013 | Crime
Mark Godsey

Today in Texas, former prosecutor and judge Ken Anderson pled guilty to intentionally failing to disclose evidence in a case that sent an innocent man, Michael Morton, to prison for the murder of his wife.

David Lohr

Help Find Daphne Webb, Corrie Anderson And Other Missing People

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 10.11.2013 | Crime

More than 600,000 men, women and children are reported missing in the United States each year. Please take a few moments to read the stories of thi...

Ken Anderson Court of Inquiry Shows Prosecutorial Misconduct at its Worst

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 04.14.2013 | Crime
Bennett L. Gershman

Arrogant, defiant, and dishonest, Anderson's alleged misconduct in Morton's trial, and his present attempt to justify his deceit of court, jury, and defense counsel, typifies the worst in prosecutors.

Former Texas District Attorney Ken Anderson Denies Misconduct In Wrongful Conviction

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

GEORGETOWN, Texas — A former Texas district attorney whose prosecution led to an innocent man spending 25 years in prison for his wife's murder ...

Did Prosecutor Hide Evidence To Send Innocent Man To Jail?

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 04.09.2013 | Crime

GEORGETOWN, Texas — A former Texas prosecutor who worked for an ex-district attorney at the center of a wrongful conviction case said Wednesday ...

Prosecutor May Have Hidden Evidence In Wrongful Conviction

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 04.08.2013 | Crime

GEORGETOWN, Texas — A Texas judge whose prosecution led to an innocent man spending 25 years in prison for his wife's death said he couldn't rem...

Michael Didn't Kill His Wife - But Spent Years In Prison For It

AP | MICHAEL GRACZYK | Posted 12.19.2012 | Crime

HOUSTON — The State Bar of Texas is suing a former prosecutor who is now a state district judge, accusing him of withholding memos and other wri...

Utility's Close Ties To Obama Led To Better Access

The New York Times | ERIC LIPTON | Posted 08.23.2012 | Green

Early in the Obama administration, a lobbyist for the Illinois-based energy producer Exelon Corporation proudly called it “the president’s utility...