Did the Death Penalty Claim Yet Another Innocent Victim?Posted on the 22 September 2011 by Mikeb302000
Despite so much doubt about Troy Davis's guilt -- including seven witnesses who changed or recanted their testimony, and three jurors who convicted Troy who later asked that his life be spared -- Georgia's parole board decided he should die. And so last night at 11:08 Eastern Time, he was killed by lethal injection.
Troy's case has brought international attention to deep, long-existing flaws in the US criminal justice system: especially its use of the death penalty.
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