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Adnan Syed from 'Serial' Is Getting a New Trial
An appeals court ruled that his attorney's failure to call up an alibi witness in 2000 warrants Syed another shot at proving his innocence in his girlfriend's murder.
Fabio Maldonado's Appeal Against Decision Loss to Fedor Emelianenko Is Denied
It was a strange, if not totally expected, decision from the judges. But, Maldonado always had more chance of winning that fight than he did overturning a verdict in Russia.
Lawyers Fight to Free Woman Convicted of Murder for Self-Induced Miscarriage
Purvi Patel is serving 20 years after she was charged with feticide—a law created to protect pregnant women from third party violence, not to control abortion, her lawyers argue.
The 'Monkey Selfie' Monkey Just Filed an Appeal
Naruto v. Slater is headed to the Ninth Circuit, fighting for animal copyrights.
Ross Ulbricht Writes from Prison: 'I Will Never Give Up Hope'
The convicted Silk Road boss is seeking funds for his appeal.