Supreme Court Halts Execution of Texas Man Seeking DNA Test to Prove Innocence

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday intervened just minutes before a Texas man was scheduled to be executed, granting a temporary stay as it considers taking up his longstanding plea for DNA testing, which he claims will establish his innocence in a 1998 murder case. Ruben Gutierrez, now 45, was convicted in the … Read more

Accused Denies Murdering Detroit Synagogue Leader, Claims Innocence Amidst Conflicting Evidence

Detroit, MI — Michael Jackson-Bolanos, a 29-year-old Detroit resident, fiercely denied murder allegations while testifying in a Wayne County Circuit court on Wednesday. Jackson-Bolanos is accused in the fatal stabbing of prominent Jewish leader and political activist Samantha Woll during a home invasion in Detroit on October 21, 2023. During his testimony, Jackson-Bolanos recounted the … Read more

Execution “He Cannot Show Remorse”: Missouri Man’s Plea of Innocence Before Scheduled Execution for Double Murder

Jefferson City, Missouri – A Missouri man scheduled for execution on Tuesday for the murder of his former lover is maintaining his innocence, claiming he cannot show remorse for a crime he did not commit. David Hosier, 69, is facing lethal injection for the 2009 killing of Angela Gilpin, alongside her husband, Rodney Gilpin. Despite … Read more

Execution Wrongfully-Convicted Texas Inmate Executed Despite New Evidence of Innocence

Dallas, Texas – An inmate in Texas who had maintained his innocence for over 20 years was executed on Wednesday for the fatal shooting of two individuals, including his cousin. Ivan Cantu, 50 years old, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the 2000 killings of his cousin, James Mosqueda, and … Read more

Kansas City Man Questioned Over Frozen Bodies of Three Friends Outside Home, Attorney Maintains His Innocence.

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – The attorney for a man questioned by police after the bodies of his three friends were found outside his home says his client had nothing to do with their deaths. The bodies of Ricky Johnson, 38, David Harrington, 37, and Clayton McGeeney, 36, were discovered on Jan. 9 outside the man’s … Read more

Murdered Innocence: Ashlee Berryman’s Killer Identified More Than 8 Years Later

EVERETT, MA – After more than eight years, authorities have identified the man allegedly responsible for the fatal shooting of Ashlee “Penny” Berryman outside a bar in Everett in 2015. According to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, 21-year-old Berryman was an innocent victim caught in a hail of gunfire when Henry “J.R.” Del-Rio, 27, allegedly … Read more

Apology Issued by Travis County DA’s Office After Innocence Hearing Reveals False Theories in Decades-Old Murder Case

TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas – A post-conviction innocence hearing was held in Travis County on Friday, revisiting a decades-old murder case and leading to an apology from the District Attorney’s Office to the victim’s family. The case involves the conviction of Allen Andre Causey for the murder of Anita Byington in July 1992, and he was … Read more