New Eyes On Alabama Death Row Case After Integrity Review Raises Questions

Toforest Johnson was 25 years old when he was sentenced to death in 1998 for the killing of a sheriff’s deputy outside Birmingham, Ala. His oldest daughter, Shanaye Poole, now 29, remembers being in the courtroom. “I just wanted to talk to him. He looked so handsome. He had a suit on. And of course,… Continue reading New Eyes On Alabama Death Row Case After Integrity Review Raises Questions

Robert Mueller defends Stone conviction, Russia investigation after sharp criticism from White House

Supreme Court to hear case concerning Mueller report materialsThe Supreme Court wants to hear arguments over the fight for access to secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation; Rich Edson reports. Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Saturday vigorously defended his team’s decision to prosecute Roger Stone, stopping short of directly attacking… Continue reading Robert Mueller defends Stone conviction, Russia investigation after sharp criticism from White House

Bill Cosby citing systemic racism as he fights sexual assault conviction

Bill Cosby is invoking the recent unrest and move for racial inequality in the appeal of his sexual assault conviction. The disgraced actor and comedian gave a testimony in 2005, in which he admitted that he gave Quaaludes to young women he wanted to have sex with, an admission that ultimately spurred the release of case files in… Continue reading Bill Cosby citing systemic racism as he fights sexual assault conviction