This March 18, 2011 file photo shows razor wire circling the inmate garden at the Josephine County Jail in Grants Pass, Ore. (AP Photo/Jeff Barnard)

The Miscarriages Of Justice That Have Involved Prison Informants

A Bureau investigation reveals that some of the worst miscarriages of justice in history have arisen when prison informants give false testimony as a result of powerful incentives offered by the police and prosecution. The Bureau looked at all murder cases referred to the Court of Appeal by the Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC), an independent […]