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FIRST STEP: Pro-cop, pro-borders, pro-criminal justice reform

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 21, 2018 06:48 AM

FIRST STEP: Pro-cop, pro-borders, pro-criminal justice reform by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 The package of criminal justice reform proposals endorsed by President Donald Trump is not “soft” on crime. It’s tough on injustice. And it’s about time. Known as the “First Step Act,” the legislation confronts the Titanic failure of the federal government’s […]

Making a Murderer 2: A post-conviction master class

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 14, 2018 11:24 AM

Making a Murderer 2: A post-conviction master class by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 Undoing wrongful convictions takes a killer instinct. Chicago-based exoneration specialist Kathleen Zellner’s got it. Her record speaks for itself. Over the past two decades, she has righted more wrongful convictions than any private attorney in America. What’s her secret? The […]

Don’t believe a gender. Believe evidence.

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 18, 2018 10:31 PM

“Believe Women” is perilous baloney by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 I have a message for virtue-signaling men who’ve rushed to embrace #MeToo operatives hurling uncorroborated sexual assault allegations into the chaotic court of public opinion. Stuff it. Your blanket “Believe Women” bloviations are moral and intellectual abominations that insult every human being of […]

Let’s all join together to stop out-of-control prosecutors

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 23, 2018 02:09 AM

New York exoneree Jeffrey Deskovic speaks out for creation of first-ever Commission on Prosecutorial Conduct, signed into law this week (Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Deskovic; photo credit: Keith Keen) Let’s all join together to stop out-of-control prosecutors by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 The wall of absolute immunity begins to crumble. ⁦@lifeafterten⁩ ⁦@michellemalkin⁩ ⁦@EFMoriarty⁩ […]

Oklahoma’s wretched record on wrongful convictions

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 8, 2018 12:34 AM

Oklahoma’s wretched record on wrongful convictions by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 “Frontier justice” costs too many citizens of all races, creeds, and backgrounds their freedom and their lives. In the old days of the Wild West, vigilantes worked outside the judicial system to punish rivals regardless of their guilt or innocence. Today, outlaws […]

Free Valentino Dixon

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 1, 2018 07:34 AM

Free Valentino Dixon by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 “If it wasn’t for my artwork and God, there’s no way we’d be having this conversation right now.” I’m in Colorado on a three-way phone call with Valentino Dixon, inmate No. 91B1615 at New York’s Wende Correctional Facility, and his 27-year-old daughter, Tina Dixon, a […]

Step One to Stop False Accusations: Exposure

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 31, 2018 05:07 AM

Step One to Stop False Accusations: Exposure by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 Incontrovertible fact: People lie. They fudge little things, like their height or weight. They exaggerate their athletic prowess or professional accomplishments. They deceive family, friends, lovers, voters, government officials, business partners and themselves. They lie about murder, theft, kidnapping, rape and […]

Daniel Holtzclaw update: Innocence community in New York speaks out

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 10, 2018 09:15 PM

(L-R: Erica Fuchs, exoneree Anthony DiPippo, exoneree Jeff Deskovic, MM, Jenny Holtzclaw, Jason Flom, Oscar Michelen) #TeamDaniel #Holtzclaw keeps growing! Scientists, lawyers, and activists are joining @MichelleMalkin in asking the simple question: What if he didn't do it? Watch the investigation at #CRTV:https://t.co/1jPKK6ckpH Pt I:https://t.co/hmVGG1I3ru pic.twitter.com/m7OX1mz0UP — CRTV (@CRTV) May 11, 2018 Team Daniel keeps […]

Meet Michelle Malkin at the Manhattan Film Festival

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 25, 2018 07:26 AM

My “Michelle Malkin Investigates” team is excited to be screening our episode, “Railroaded: Surviving Wrongful Convictions” at the Manhattan Film Festival this Sunday, April 29, 6pm at the Cinema Village. You can buy tickets here. You can also sign up at CRTV for a chance to win two FREE tickets here. There will be a […]

Science, secrecy, and lies in Oklahoma

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 13, 2018 11:55 PM

Science, secrecy, and lies in Oklahoma by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2018 As the Oklahoma attorney general’s office fights to keep hidden from public view the results of secret hearings on the DNA science flaws and falsehoods in former Oklahoma City police officer Daniel Holtzclaw’s case, two prominent experts have stepped forward to shed […]