Victims of the State

Wrongly convicted innocents and other individuals abused by the Criminal Justice System.


U.S. Cases (1259)

Canadian Cases (26) United Kingdom Cases (25)
New Case Summaries Australia/N.Z. Cases (26) Cases in Other Locations (20)
Executed Defendants Murder Victims Found Alive Mass Murder Cases
Police Officer Murder Cases Police Officer Defendants Self-Defense Cases
Intruder Mystery Murders Arson Murder Cases Child Abuse Cases
Timeline Discrepancies Insufficient Evidence Shaken Baby Syndrome
Coerced Confessions Inconsistent Confessions Voluntary False Confessions
Hearsay Testimony False Fingerprint Evidence Reasonable Doubt
Favorite Case Stories Five Trial Defendants Mistaken Witness Identification
“No Body” Murder Cases Husband Murder Cases Wife Murder Cases
Convicted of Brother's Crime Parent Murder Cases Son/Daughter Murder Cases
Masked Assailant ID Career Informant Cases Same Name Crimes
Vehicle Related Cases Homosexuality Related Cases Fabricated Rapes
Triple Homicide Cases Quadruple Homicides Cases Double Jeopardy Cases
Failures To Report Body Bite Mark Cases Recent Crime Cases
Prison/Police Custody Cases Miscellaneous Forensics Homicides That Are Suicides
Case Listings by Name Radical Defendants Resources

 Case Summaries (except quoted ones in green text boxes) are written by website author Dan Rastatter,

Montgomery County, PA, U.S.A.  Summaries in yellow boxes are claims of innocence that

have not been fully evaluated and are left to the reader to research and judge for himself.

Summaries in blue boxes are cases that did not result in a conviction.


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