Steven Drizin, post conviction lawyer for Brendan Dassey, speaks at The Ohio Union for the Ohio State chapter of the Ohio Innocence Project. Credit: Alexandra Hulvalchick | Lantern reporter
On Wednesday, the Ohio State chapter of the Ohio Innocence Project hosted Steven Drizin, the post-conviction attorney for Brendan Dassey, one of the subjects of the Netflix series “Making A Murderer.” Drizin spoke about types of psychological techniques law enforcement can use during interrogations to produce false confessions.
Dassey, the nephew of Steven Avery, whom the series revolves around, is believed by some to have been coerced into confessing to aiding in the 2005 kidnapping, rape and murder of Teresa Halbach by officers trying to connect
Read more at: http://thelantern.com/2017/02/making-a-murderer-attorney-talks-law-enforcements-psychological-techniques-for-interrogations/
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Search teams are leaving no stone left unturned as they hunt for a 14-year-old autistic boy from Queens who has been missing for two weeks.
More than 100 police academy recruits joined the search Friday for Avonte Oquendo, who was last spotted on surveillance video leaving the Center Boulevard School in Long Island City on Oct. 4.
A $70,000 reward is being offered for information about his whereabouts. A Facebook page has also been set up where people can share information and coordinate volunteer search efforts.
Avonte is 5-foot-3 and weighs 125 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray striped shirt, black jeans and black shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to
Read more at: http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2013/10/18/searchers-using-new-technology-in-effort-to-find-missing-autistic-teen-from-queens/