TITLE

When innocence gets short shrift

AUTHOR(S)
Pendleton, Scott
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;6/26/95, Vol. 87 Issue 147, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Part II. Reviews the legal scenario in the perspective of the federal crime bill that attaches death penalty to 52 offenses and chokes off avenues of appeal. Allegations of breaking the law against prosecutors to win a capital case; Reversal of the conviction and capital punishment of Curtis Lee Kyles by the Supreme Court on April 19, 1995 proving prosecutorial misconduct; Case studies. INSET: Cases not closed..
ACCESSION #
9507102274

 

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