Category Archives: Crime

Inmate serving 30-year sentence exonerated

An Ohio man tasted freedom for the first time in nearly 30 years Tuesday after DNA evidence showed he did not rape an 11-year-old girl and a judge vacated his conviction. “It finally happened, I’ve been waiting,” Raymond Towler, 52, said as he hugged sobbing family members in the courtroom. -via Raymond Towler, Convicted Rapist, [...]

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New report exposes the crisis of juvenile prison rape

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A jaw-dropping new study by the Bureau of Justice Statistics reveals that thousands of children are raped and molested every year while in the government’s care, usually by the very officials charged with their rehabilitation and protection. These findings are actually much worse than any numbers previously reported by the media. The report summary, written by [...]

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