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wrongful Convictions

The Murders at the Lake

Jul 13, 2016 By Michael Hall

In 1982 three teenagers were killed near the shores of Lake Waco in a seemingly inexplicable crime. More than three decades later, the tragic and disturbing case still casts a long, dark shadow.

True Grits

Jul 23, 2015 By Michael Hall

Innocence Project of Texas executive director Scott Henson says his organization is about more than DNA evidence.

Richard LaFuente Is Finally Free!

Jun 9, 2014 By Michael Hall

For 28 years, parole officials tried to get him to confess to a crime he didn’t commit. He refused—and never wavered. This is why he is the bravest man I know.