Court Exonerates Lamar Johnson’s Murder Conviction After He Served 28 Years In Prison Feb 22, 2023

By: Aaron Rasmussen

He says that “though there has been a lot of setbacks and disappointments, in the end, there’s still a lot to be joyful about.”

Still Unsolved: Olivia Lone Bear Found Dead In Submerged Truck After She Vanished In 2017 Nov 9, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“Our primary goal is to uncover the facts surrounding her death in order to get a clear picture of what actually occurred,” FBI of …

San Antonio Four: Friends Accused Of Raping 2 Girls Fought For 20 Years To Clear Their Names Jun 9, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“I’m sorry it has taken this long for me to know what truly happened,” one of the children involved later said.

Judge Exonerates 3 Men Convicted Of NYC Subway Clerk’s Fiery 1995 Murder Jul 26, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Vincent Ellerbe, James Irons, and Thomas Malik were teenagers when police coerced them into making false confessions, prosecutors …

After Nearly 3 Decades In Solitary Confinement, Texas Prisoner Seeks Court's Help Apr 20, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Convicted robber Dennis Wayne Hope was captured shortly after he escaped prison in 1994 and put in isolation—where he remains to t …

Discovery Show ‘MythBusters’ Helped To Exonerate Innocent Men Convicted Of Murder Nov 3, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

From watching an episode of the show, John Galvan learned that the arson science used to send him and two others to prison was fau …

Alabama Woman Claims Self-Defense After Killing Man She Says Raped Her During Brutal Attack Nov 1, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“I did what I thought I had to do, what I did have to do, no doubt in my mind,” Brittany Smith insists of fatally shooting Todd Sm …

Man Wrongfully Convicted Of Murder Exonerated After He Served 33 Years In Prison May 11, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Keith Bush says that “there was something that drove me, enabled me to continue to fight.”

Podcast Helps Free Two Innocent Men Convicted Of Teenager’s 1996 Shooting Death Dec 29, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“You never think something like that is going to happen to you,” Darrell Lee Clark says of how he and Cain Joshua Storey were forc …

Was The Death Of Army Private LaVena Johnson Murder Or Suicide? Jul 19, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“Our LaVena would never do this to herself,” Linda Johnson insists of her daughter. “Someone did this. Someone took her from us.”

‘Their Innocence Was So Crystal Clear’: Couple Cleared Of Murdering 4-Year-Old Girl In ‘87 Mar 1, 2023

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“I'm just happy to be out of this mess, which has cost me half of my life for nothing,” Joyce Watkins says.

Murder Or Self-Defense? Questions Surround Man’s Shooting Death During Trip To Remote Cabin May 4, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Peter Bernardo Spencer’s family says his death was a “modern-day lynching,” but prosecutors have declined to bring charges against …

New York Man’s Murder Charge Vacated After Deceptive Photo Lineup Sent Him To Prison For 18 Years Mar 17, 2023

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Sheldon Thomas was arrested after a witness chose the picture of another man with his same name.

Family Seeks Justice For Teen Found Burned And Fatally Shot On Brooklyn Railroad Tracks Feb 23, 2023

DeAndre Matthews, a Black gay teenager, was found dead on train tracks in Brooklyn, New York, and his family demands justice for w …

How The Violence Against Women Act Changed America’s Views On Domestic & Sexual Abuse Sep 29, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“You’re a coward for raising a hand to a woman or child — and you’re complicit if you fail to condemn it,” said President Joe Bide …

Florida Man Exonerated After Serving 34 Years Of 400-Year Sentence For Armed Robbery Mar 28, 2023

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“I can’t have hate, just have to keep moving,” Sidney Holmes says of his wrongful conviction in the 1980s.

Court Vacates Murder Conviction Of Man Accused Of Killing Oregon Prison Director In 1989 Jan 26, 2023

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“The facts on appeal are extraordinary,” federal judges said of claims Frank Gable killed Michael Francke during a botched burglar …

UPDATE: Melissa Lucio Granted Stay Of Execution Apr 25, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“If they go through with it, they'll be killing an innocent woman,” Bobby Alvarez says of his mother.

Man Accused Of Killing Arpana Jinaga Freed After He’s Held 9 Years With No Conviction Oct 21, 2022

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Emanuel Fair contends in a lawsuit that authorities “ignored and failed to gather evidence that did not align with their theory of …

A Man’s Family Is Certain He Was Wrongly Convicted Of Murdering His Pregnant Wife In 1997 Aug 8, 2022

Rodney Patrick McNeal is in prison after authorities say he murdered his wife in a fit of rage in 1997. His family has been adaman …