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"jabbar washington" Discussed on AM 970 The Answer
"There was a four under investigation underway by it's so sad i mean i don't even know the i don't have any other words to use marines killed in a line of duty not fighting an enemy but just because of his plane crash share i want to commend jabbar washington who has been freed after 21 years in prison for his wrongful conviction forty three years old this man has spent twenty one years in prison he was convicted of 1997 prosecutors said they're office improperly withheld information and allowed a mistaken impression that a wounded eyewitness implicated there this is one of dozens of cases involving detective lewis score sella who has denied wrongdoing but it just so happens a lot of these people that are wrongfully convicted there were all arrested by lewis carcelle this is the twentythird conviction that the brooklyn the as office has disavowed in the last green half years so now jabbar washington prosecutors stopped short of saying they believe he's innocent in the crime aleppo one person killed five of his injured but they conceded that washington's trial was unfair and agreed to drop the case saying they can't retry it now because an eyewitness died in two thousand six show is is a a quiet the ron kuby at kuby called the case a reflection of institutional failure by the criminal justice system in brooklyn in brooklyn zone and ngo so i want to commend not only jabbar washington but all friend ron kuby i want to commend lou zhao bo liu xiaobo a much sure if i'm pronouncing that name correctly in fact undoubtedly certain that i am not pronouncing it correctly but liu xiaobo died this he was shot the a winner of the nobel peace prize he was a chinese dissident an incredible critic of the human rights abuses of china china is a horrible country to live in if you like free and lucille ball was someone that up until the day he died of liver cancer last thursday was a crusader for freedom in china something that is lacking in this communist dictatorship this man mr liu is someone to be admired he was very persistent in his calls for freedom and he is being described as someone who belongs in the same category of any of the political president you eat died in prison even with liberty hit.
"jabbar washington" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM
"The country you're listening to npr news messy is wnyc i'm jamie floyd a man convicted by faulty eyewitness testimony is going free after twenty one years in prison a brooklyn judge dismissed jabbar washington's case today any walk out of court greeted by a crowd of cheering supporters the 43yearold had confessed to participating in a deadly drug dan robbery and 1995 but later recanted washington's conviction is one of dozens the brooklyn da has disavowed in its review of cases tied to discredited former nypd detective lewis car saleh six others remain convicted in connection without robbery the long island railroad longawaited plan to build a third tracked between hicks fillon floral park is a little closer to reality now that the former opposition is on board with funding it w s h use n schaefer reports senate majority leader john flanagan announced on tuesday that the senate would sign off on the nearly two billion dollar project two weeks ago the authorization bill was withdrawn by governor andrew cuomo after flanagan threatened to kill it over concerns by residents of floral park and new hyde park over traffic in noise governor cuomo and proponents of the third say it will ease the laser bring economic growth to long island the project will also include elevated grade crossings renovated stations and an updated signal system as penn station the dust is settling on bridge gate now that the mastermind behind the lane closure scheme has been sentenced david wild will be on probation and do community service but he won't serve prison time instead wnyc's antiburn science as the political pawns of bridge gator going to prison while the architects are not though the romanian bridget kelly are the only once sentenced to jail time two years and eighteen months respectively their free pending an appeal but it's not a stretch to say that the people with the most power are not going to jail and the people with arguably lower levels of power and political connections are going to jail among the powerful figures not charged in the scandal new jersey governor bonner chris christie we've got a chance of showers tonight but hopefully at sunset you can experience of manhattan hand that is.