84 year old bank robber fails to obtain post conviction relief  ktlo.com

Co-defendants convicted in Anisa Scott's death start appeals process  WKOW


Glossip Lawyers File 2nd Petition to Oklahoma Appeals Court Asserting Evidence of Informant’s Efforts to Recant Were Withheld from Glossip Attorneys  The People’s Vanguard of Davis

Mississippi man convicted of murder and previously sentenced to death will now be paroled  Mississippi Today

Jennifer Freel and Emily Rhine Prevail at the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Giving a Mississippi Man a Second Chance at Post-Conviction Review – Jackson Walker  Jackson Walker LLP

Hamilton man convicted in arson dies in prison  Hamilton Journal News

Navigating the Court of Appeals  Lawyer Monthly Magazine

What the survivors of sex trafficking deserve – New York Daily News  New York Daily News

How two new Maryland laws paved the way for Adnan Syed's long-awaited release from prison  Baltimore Sun

Attorneys in 'Innocent Man' case eye federal court after lower court's order is reversed  The Frontier

Local News: Leusink seeks conviction reversal or new trial (9/1/22)  Le Mars Daily Sentinel

On 20th anniversary of Norfolk bank killings, no execution date in sight for 3 shooters  Scottsbluff Star Herald

The high cost of meth in Bedford County  Shelbyville Times-Gazette

Opinions Sept. 9, 2022  Indiana Lawyer

Judge Considers Lillelid Gun Fingerprint Tests | Local News | greenevillesun.com  Greeneville Sun

South Carolina man convicted of COVID-19 Relief fraud in first Atlanta PPP trial  Department of Justice

In rejecting a prisoner’s post-conviction claim, court plants seeds for narrowing habeas relief  SCOTUSblog

Tennessee Supreme Court Upholds Denial of Post-Conviction Petition  Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts

SCOTUS Ruling May Give Physicians Relief From Drug Convictions  https://ryortho.com/

Oklahoma Death Row Prisoner Richard Glossip Files Motion for Post-Conviction Relief  The People’s Vanguard of Davis

Arizona Post-Conviction Process Doesn't Violate Right to Counsel  Bloomberg Law

Mississippi Supreme Court Decisions - September 01, 2022  The Sun-Sentinel

An Old Murder Case Stirs Questions About Prosecutors' Practices  Willamette Week

SB 467 Heads to the Governor, Bill Would End Wrongful Convictions Due to Faulty Expert Witness Testimony  The People’s Vanguard of Davis

Crosley Green case highlights problems with post-conviction relief | Opinion  Florida Today

Ramapo College recognized for influential leadership, innovative learning environment  New Jersey Stage

A Missouri prosecutor asks court to free Lamar Johnson after 27 years wrongfully imprisoned  KCUR

After setback in front of Board of Pardons, those close to Earnest Jackson prepare for next steps  News Channel Nebraska

Jenkins Appoints Cervantes to Innocence Commission  The People’s Vanguard of Davis

NYC has the third-highest wrongful conviction rate. A bill that stalled in the state Senate would have fixed that through post-conviction relief. – Bronx Times  Bronx Times

SCOTUS Highlights: SEC Jurisdiction and Post-Conviction Relief  The National Law Review

Day 2 of Jeff Pelley's post-conviction relief evidentiary hearing  ABC 57 News

Evidence in Larimer County's 1978 Mata murders tested for DNA after case reopens  Coloradoan

Shawn Grate's petition for post-conviction relief denied by Ashland judge  Ashland Source

LIVE UPDATES: Day 4 of Jeff Pelley's post-conviction relief evidentiary hearing  ABC 57 News

21-year-old Iowa prison inmate dies at UIHC  The Gazette

Another conviction overturned in ex-Houston cop Gerald Goines' case  Houston Chronicle

Convicted killer Todd Smith wants verdict tossed in wife’s 2012 murder  MyStateline.com

Day 3 of Jeff Pelley's post-conviction relief evidentiary hearing  ABC 57 News

Springing Adnan Syed is Marilyn Mosby’s final insult to Baltimore  New York Post

Day 1 of Jeff Pelley's post-conviction relief evidentiary hearing  ABC 57 News

Gazette Daily News Podcast, September 19  The Gazette

Scott appoints Jennifer Barrett to Vermont Superior Court  Vermont Biz

Eliza Fletcher disappearance: What we know from police affidavit and about the man arrested  Commercial Appeal

Documents: Joann Cunningham seeks post-conviction relief in her son AJ Freund's murder  Northwest Herald

Jeff Pelley to be in court Monday for post-conviction relief for prom-night murders  ABC 57 News

No post-conviction relief for man who neglected, caged son, buried body under shed  The Times of Northwest Indiana

Supreme Court restricts federal intervention in ineffective-counsel cases  The Washington Post

Task force recommends changes to decrease wrongful convictions in Ohio: What they suggest  Springfield News Sun

'Unchecked' book excerpt: Inside McConnell's decision not to convict Trump  The Washington Post

Rep. Matt Gaetz unlikely to be charged in sex-trafficking probe  The Washington Post

Post-conviction relief denied for Mandan man convicted of manslaughter, arson  KFYR

Wrongful conviction?: Acclaimed author explores case of Leo Schofield  The Ledger

Capital defendant whose lawyer conceded guilt despite his objection seeks relief from Supreme Court  SCOTUSblog

Post-conviction relief denied for Oklahoma man convicted of triple murder  KFOR Oklahoma City

State high court denies post-conviction relief for Madison County death row inmate  Madison County Journal

Cardinals notebook: Frustration ignites conviction in 'Legit Jack' Flaherty's assertive start  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

William Casey Post-Conviction Relief Denied By Panel  Greeneville Sun

North Dakota Supreme Court denies post-conviction relief for man in prison for murdering woman in Bismarck  KFYR

Steven Avery's attorney, Kathleen Zellner, says she'll file new motion Tuesday in 'Making a Murderer' case  Post-Crescent

Editorial: Iowa has gone too far in limiting the rights of defendants  Des Moines Register

NEWS POST: PA Superior Court Affirms Post-Conviction Petition Denial of Lancaster Man  CRIMEWATCH Lancaster County

Sentence Reduction Decisions – Two Outta Three Ain't Bad – Update for September 8, 2022 | Legal Information Services Associates LLC  Legal Information Services Associates LLC

Long-ago criminal cases have caused a wave of deportations for Minnesotans from Southeast Asia. A proposed law would give some immigrants a chance at redemption.  Sahan Journal

Oregon lawmakers to consider relief for those convicted by non-unanimous juries  Oregon Public Broadcasting

Chandler Halderson begins appeal process in parents' murders  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Proposal to retry hundreds of Oregon inmates advances with some changes  Statesman Journal

Ethan Self Post-Conviction Relief Appeal Denied | Local News | greenevillesun.com  Greeneville Sun

Judge vacates Stearns County man's conviction for fatally shaking infant  Star Tribune

In Reversal of Postconviction Trial Court Ruling, Florida Appeals Court Reinstates Ineffective-Counsel Claims | Daily Business Review  Law.com

Group has filed more than 1,000 post-conviction relief applications challenging non-unanimous jury verdicts since Supreme Court ruling  The Lens

Hutto could get new attorneys to challenge capital murder conviction  WLBT

Kearney man convicted of sexual assault of a child has post-conviction appeal denied  News Channel Nebraska

A Plea for Forgiveness  UVA Law

Grant of PCR petition upheld after lawyer withheld disciplinary actions  Indiana Lawyer

Mississippi woman on death row wins appeal to challenge her case in state court  Mississippi Today

Sherra Wright withdraws petition for post-conviction relief  WATN - Local 24

Congress is Back, Criminal Justice Reform Is Not – Update for September 20, 2022 | Legal Information Services Associates LLC  Legal Information Services Associates LLC

Robling re-sentenced, murder conviction dismissed | Local News | pdclarion.com  pdclarion.com

Rights lawyer arrested in China’s ‘709’ crackdown released after 7 years  South China Morning Post

Opinions Aug. 15, 2022  Indiana Lawyer

Retired Hong Kong cardinal Joseph Zen, 5 others to stand trial over protest fund  South China Morning Post

Steven Avery’s attorney says “new and compelling” evidence warrants new trial  WBAY

JoAnn Cunningham Claims Demon Possession In Son AJ's Slaying  Patch

Pro Bono Heroes: Alston team wins freedom for man convicted under Jim Crow law  Reuters

Robling petitions for post-conviction relief | News | pdclarion.com  pdclarion.com

'I wanted the justice system to deal with him': Man convicted in cold-case rape may be freed  NOLA.com

Thorsten Rushing files appeal after post-conviction relief is denied  KSWO

Convicted fraudster targets speeding “Tour de France guys” with megaphone in Central Park; Van Vleuten considers postponing retirement; Remco's homecoming + more on the live blog  road.cc

For refugees, criminal convictions can trigger deportations decades later  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Conviction Review Unit – Denver DA  Denver District Attorney's Office

Judge denies Illinois woman's challenge to conviction in son's death  khqa.com

Bill filed at legislature aims to grant new trials to people in prison with non-unanimous convictions  The Lens

Jeff Landry challenges law meant to help prosecutors, judges fix bloated prison terms  NOLA.com

Woman who served murder sentence says she was wrongly convicted  The Elkhart Truth

Deadly Democrats: The Crime Wave No One’s Talking About  Washington Free Beacon

Supreme Court Declines to Take Up Shoop v. Cassano  Law & Crime

Burrell withdraws post-conviction relief petition | Heraldrepublican | kpcnews.com  KPCnews.com

The 2022-23 California Spending Plan: Judiciary and Criminal Justice  Legislative Analyst's Office