...And Justice For All
December 17, 2009 6:41 PM Subscribe
New WM3 Defense Letter
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Imprisoned since 1993, Damien Echols, Jason Baldwin and Jessie Misskelley Jr.
filed new appeals in Oct. 2007 - previously
- only to have them thrown out less than a year later. But a recent article
in the Arkansas Law Review, which came on the heels of support from the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Northwestern University School of Law’s Center on Wrongful Conviction, has the Arkansas Supreme Court reconsidering the appeals. Meanwhile, Terry Hobbs, stepfather of one of the victims, had his lawsuit against the Dixie Chicks tossed out
earlier this month.YouTube playlist
with both Paradise Lost
films, divided into 38 parts. Not only is it a fascinating (though disturbing at times, possibly nsfw) introduction to the subject, the filmmakers found themselves caught up in the case after the aforementioned Hobbs gave one of them a knife as a gift - the same knife mentioned as 'new evidence'...