J.D. Leete of Near Genius Films followed the legal developments in Dusty Turner's case for over a decade before finishing this mind bending documentary. It will leave you wondering, how can this happen in America? The documentary is available on Amazon Prime Video and iTunes.
Killing for Love is a film by Marcus Vetter and Karin Steinberger. It perfectly illustrates the case of Jens Soering, which has spanned more than 30 years. Obsessed young lovers, a fatal attraction and a double murder. The documentary is available on Hulu, Amazon Video, iTunes and Google Play.
You're more likely to go to prison in the USA than any other country in the world, so in the unfortunate case it happens to you, this is the SURVIVORS GUIDE TO PRISON. Following the stories of two innocent men who spent decades behind bars for crimes they didn't commit. Gripping testimony from inmates, guards, staff, cops, analysts, lawyers and reformers, SURVIVORS GUIDE exposes the failed "punishment model" and examines the dramatic programs proven to work. The documentary is available on Netflix, Amazon Video, iTunes and Google Play.
In Blind Injustice, Mark Godsey explores distinct psychological human weaknesses inherent in the criminal justice system - confirmation bias, memory malleability, cognitive dissonance, bureaucratic denial, dehumanization, and others - and illustrates each with stories from his time as a hard-nosed prosecutor and then as an attorney for the Ohio Innocence Project. Available on Amazon and wherever you buy books.
"A devastating and infuriating book, more astonishing than any legal thriller by John Grisham" (The New York Times) about a young father who spent 25 years in prison for a crime he did not commit...and his eventual exoneration and return to life as a free man. Available on Amazon and wherever you buy books.
Bryan Stevenson was a young lawyer when he founded the Equal Justice Initiative, a legal practice dedicated to defending those most desperate and in need: the poor, the wrongly condemned, and women and children trapped in the farthest reaches of our criminal justice system. One of his first cases was that of Walter McMillian, a young man who was sentenced to die for a notorious murder he insisted he didn't commit. The case drew Bryan into a tangle of conspiracy, political machination, and legal brinksmanship - and transformed his understanding of mercy and justice forever. Available on Amazon and wherever you buy books.