That helped push the national exoneration
numbers down from 171 to 139 over the same period, the report found.
Malacanang said it was concerned with the exoneration
of the high-profile drug lords and vowed not to let the big fish get away if there was evidence against them.
She also noted other "miracles," such as the virtual historic exoneration
of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos who was allowed a hero's burial by the SC, despite the Court's own past decisions that adjudged Marcos to have acquired ill-gotten wealth throughout his reign as dictator.
She cited the bails granted to former Senate president Juan Ponce Enrile and Jinggoy Estrada, who were both charged with plunder, and 'the complete exoneration
of Gloria Arroyo,' even before any trial on her plunder case was conducted by the Sandiganbayan.
of innocent people is an honorable cause.
This law allows a judge to grant DNA testing when there is a "reasonable likelihood" the evidence will lead to exoneration
Our technical paper demonstrates that the proportion of innocent individuals who plead guilty can be decreased through exoneration
Outside court Mr Neeson's solicitor Niall Murphy said: "This is a resounding exoneration
for the citizenship rights of the ex political prisoner community.
EYEWITNESS MISIDENTIFICATION was a factor in 70% of post-conviction DNA exoneration
The Chairman NAB was briefed that disciplinary proceedings were initiated against 83 officers / officials during the last three years, out of which 60 cases have been finalized with 22 major penalties, 34 minor penalties and four exoneration
For many, however, the result may feel less an exoneration
than a case of "Give 'em enough rope .
The National Registry of Exonerations
(NRE), (2) a project of the University of Michigan Law School "provides detailed information about every known exoneration
in the United States since 1989--cases in which a person was wrongly convicted of a crime and later cleared of all the charges based on new evidence of innocence.
D'ou la recommandation des responsable du ministere de revoir cette exoneration
The DNA exoneration
cases in the 1990s and 2000s, of course, would radically change this perception.
SHIROMANI Akali Dal, which indirectly controls the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee ( SGPC), and radical Sikh organisations have locked horns over the issue of exoneration
of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim by Akal Takht -- the highest Sikh temporal authority -- in the blasphemy case registered on September 24, 2007 .