This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

KATU
Convicted murderer granted post-conviction relief 18 years after ...KATUFamily of a murder victim are preparing for a trial after a judge granted the man responsible for the death post-conviction relief. In 2003, Rafael Mora Contreras was convicted of the murder of Gonzalo Pizano Guzman, 19. In 2000, Guzman's body was ...and more »

Cecil Daily
Legislature passes bill to expand post-conviction reliefCecil DailyANNAPOLIS — Many bills remained in the balance as the minute hand ticked toward midnight on April 9, the last of Maryland's 90-day legislative session. Among them was legislation addressing the rights of criminals to petition for post-conviction ...

Washington Post
Legislature passes bill to expand post-conviction relief - The ...Washington PostANNAPOLIS, Md. — Many bills remained in the balance as the minute hand ticked toward midnight on April 9, the last of Maryland's 90-day legislative session. Among them was legislation addressing the rights of criminals to petition for post-conviction ...Legislature passes bill to expand post-conviction relief | The News ...The News Tribuneall 5 news articles »

Delmarva Daily Times
Maryland passes bill to expand post-conviction reliefDelmarva Daily TimesPeople who have been convicted of crimes after a plea bargain may soon be able to appeal their convictions with DNA and other evidence, after a law passed the General Assembly in the waning hours of the session.Legislature passes bill to expand post-conviction reliefBaltimore FishbowlLawmakers struck compromise on bill expanding post-conviction reliefMaryland Daily Recordall 2 news articles »

A Twin Falls man says his public defender failed him. Now he hopes reforms will help others like him.Idaho StatesmanOne of the men hired a private attorney, and the charges against him were dropped. The other, Scott Macklin, couldn't afford to hire a lawyer and opted to use an attorney from the Twin Falls Public Defender's Office. He pleaded guilty to grand theft, a ...

NPR
Meek Mill Rings In NBA Playoff Game After Pennsylvania Court Orders ReleaseNPRPer the court docket, Brinkley now has 60 days to address the defense team's post-conviction relief motion, which will hinge on whether Graham's testimony should be thrown out, and whether that testimony was central enough to Mill's conviction to ...[19659000] – Meek Mill (@ MeekMill) - TwitterTwitterMeek Mill To Be Released From Prison Free Man Within Hours!TMZall 367 news articles »

Metro US
Philly rapper Meek Mill still in jail, but will get new trialMetro USJudge Genece Brinkley, who sentenced Meek in 2017 against the suggestions of prosecutors and probation officers to two-to-four years, ruled in favor of Meek on Monday at the Post Conviction Relief Hearing and set a hearing on possibly vacating the ...From prison, Meek Mill joins CNN's Don Lemon, weighs in on Starbucks fiascoPhillyVoice.comPhilly DA's Office: Meek Mill should get a new trialPhilly.comWhy Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney visited Meek Mill in prisonTheGrioCBS Phillyall 136 news articles »

MarylandReporter.com
State Roundup, April 18, 2018MarylandReporter.comUntil two years ago in Maryland, filing a petition for a writ of actual innocence or petitioning to test newly discovered DNA evidence were two ways a defendant could seek post-conviction relief — and potentially win their freedom. HOGAN TO PICK OAKS ...and more »

The Philadelphia Tribune
Judge drops cases of Meek Mill's arresting officer | News | phillytrib ...The Philadelphia TribuneMeek Mill's lawyers are unhappy with Philadelphia Judge Genece Brinkley after three people were released without the need for a hearing — all of them initially put in jail by.Meek Mill gives statement on cases involving his arresting officer being dismissedThe FADERMeek Mill's Legal Team Call Out Judge After 3 Wrongfully Imprisoned People Walk FreeComplexMeek Mill Is Thankful Three Inmates Incarcerated by His Corrupt Arresting Officer Have Been FreedXXLMAG.COMUPROXXall 18 news articles »

Yahoo Sports
Meek Mill Released From PrisonYahoo SportsMonths after the rapper was sentenced to two to four years behind bars, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ordered a lower court to grant Meek release on bail. 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin shared the news via Instagram on Tuesday. According to Fox 29, the ...

Google News