Tag: Jaleel Washington


by Jaleel Washington In a typical conviction, members of the police force gather evidence and eventually arrest the perpetrator. Prosecutors use this evidence to try to prove that beyond a shadow of a doubt the perpetrator committed the crime. If they are found guilty, sentencing follows, and the rest is history. We do a good job of punishing the right people, but what happens when we punish the wrong person? According to the Cambridge Dictionary, wrongful conviction, also known as […]

Read More from Conviction