Wednesday, June 16, 2010
Florida Has a Good Idea--Let's Figure Out Why We are Jailing Innocent Floridians?
The Orlando Sentinel has an encouraging report on the steps taken by the Florida Supreme Court in response to Florida's justice system failures resulting in the prosecutions and incarceration of many innocent Floridians. Florida is convening a commission and providing funding to look at processes and procedures for a top to bottom look at the Florida criminal justice system. A Bad Lawyer might think that it makes sense as a matter of due process, social justice, maybe even morality, that 49 other jurisdictions follow suit.