Monday, June 20, 2011

Adding Up the Costs of Wrongful Convictions

http://www.chicagonewscoop.org/adding-up-the-costs-of-wrongful-convictions


(Excerpt)-Please read full articles, the figures are staggering......


The perpetrators of crimes for which others were convicted went on to commit at least 94 more felonies, including 14 murders and 11 sexual assaults, according to the study. It said 83 men and 2 women spent a total of 926 years behind bars for crimes they did not commit.

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