Dozens of ‘innocent’ prisoners could be freed – USATODAY.com

Posted: August 13, 2012 in Uncategorized

The shift follows a USA TODAY investigation in June that identified more than 60 people who were imprisoned for something an appeals court later determined was not a federal crime. The investigation found that the Justice Department had done almost nothing to identify those prisoners — many of whom did not know they were innocent — and had argued in court that the men were innocent but should remain imprisoned anyway.

Understand that prosecutors love to keep citizens locked up, even if innocent. http://burndownthefreakingmission.com

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