Story | Sep 11, 2013 | 11:29 AM
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Story | Sep 11, 2013 | 3:55 AMNEW DELHI -- An Indian court on Wednesday heard sentencing arguments in the case of four men convicted a day earlier of raping and murdering a 23-year-old physiotherapist in December, with the prosecution arguing that leniency would be a travesty in such a heinous crime and defense attorneys citing extenuating circumstances.
Story | Sep 30, 2013 | 2:00 AM
Story | Sep 26, 2013 | 9:32 PM
Over and over, I and others who take up the cause of those who may have been wrongfully convicted ask the same questions of professionals in the criminal justice system: Are you sure about this one? Have you kept an...
Column | Sep 30, 2013 | 6:30 AM
You may think that the endless security lines at the airport are torturous -- but they are child's play compared with what heretics and criminals faced in the Middle Ages. Medieval torture was used both to extract confessions and to punish the convicted...