Help us wish GIP exoneree John White a very happy birthday! After serving 27 years for a crime he did not commit, John was released December 10, 2007. Since then, he's been enjoying a quiet life here in Georgia and often joins us for our monthly exoneree meetings to support other exonerees. Happy Birthday John!!!
Did you know that today is the one year anniversary of the launch of Undisclosed Podcast Season 2 - State v. Joey Watkins?
If you miss the captivating stories from your favorite northwest Georgia town, you are in luck! Undisclosed just launched another set of episodes out of Rome, in which Susan Simpson investigates the murder conviction of Gary Mitchum Reeves and his 40+ year quest to prove his innocence. Check out the link below:
This month, leading science organizations in the US called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the DOJ to restore the recently disbanded National Commission on Forensic Science.
Asserting that "society's faith in the American justice system is at risk," the coalition, which includes the 120,000 member association that publishes the journal Science, told the DOJ that “The importance of independence from DOJ in this endeavor cannot be overstated. The DOJ must not be put in the position of using forensic tools in its role as a prosecutor in federal criminal litigation, while simultaneously determining the scientific value of those same tools.”