michael morton

In Light of the Evidence

Feb 5, 2013 By Erica Grieder

John Whitmire is making his third attempt to streamline the appeals process for inmates who may be exonerated by improved forensic techniques.

Investigating the Prosecutors

Jan 21, 2013 By Michael Hall

What will state supreme court chief justice Wallace Jefferson do about Ken Anderson, the DA who sent an innocent man to prison? Based on these clues, Anderson is in for the fight of his life. 

The Scales of Injustice

Jan 21, 2013 By Jake Silverstein

About a year ago, it was reported that Randall Dale Adams had died, bringing to a close one of the more tragic stories in recent Texas history. A construction worker from Ohio, Adams (pictured here, in 1989) was convicted and sentenced to die in 1977 for the murder of Dallas…