Northwestern Students' Records Subpoenaed by Illinois State Attorney Office

A group of Northwestern University journalism students who believe they found proof that exonerates a man held behind bars for 31 years are fighting a request from the Illinois state prosecutor's office that they turn over their grades and course materials as part of its investigation into the possible wrongful conviction, arguing that it would jeopardize future investigations. The university's lawyer, Richard O'Brien, told the Cook County's prosecutor's office is wrongly focusing...Full Story
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