» A legal system that is seriously flawed. INDEPENDENCE DAY

You are the resistance

A legal system that is seriously flawed.

Spread the word

In what may be the single largest dismissal of wrongful convictions in U.S. history, Massachusetts prosecutors announced Tuesday they’re going to throw out 21,587 criminal drug cases. The cases were all prosecuted based on evidence or testimony supplied by a former state chemist who admitted to faking tests and identifying evidence as illegal narcotics without even testing the evidence. The chemist, named Annie Dookhan, pleaded guilty in 2013 to tampering with evidence during her nine years working at a state crime lab in Boston.

Democracy Now!, Story, April 19, 2017

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Translate »
Scroll Up