2012-11-28 19:08:59 - Five exonerees including Obie Anthony, Gloria Killian, Maurice Caldwell, Franky Carrillo and John Stoll, all who served from 17 to 21 years in prison for crimes they didn’t commit, will be showcased on “PI’s Declassified!” One exoneree will be featured each week starting Thursday, November 29, 2012.
Phoenix, AZ (PR-Inside) November 28, 2012 -- Voice America Talk Radio Network, Internet broadcasting pioneer, producing and syndicating online audio and video, today announced that a 5-week series featuring five individuals exonerated for crimes they did not commit will join Francie Koehler, host of PI’s Declassified! radio program on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel www.voiceamericavariety.com) starting Thursday, November 29, 2012 through Thursday, December 27, 2012, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.
Obie Anthony was convicted of a 1994 attempted robbery and the murder of Felipe Gonzales in 1995. Anthony served 17 years in prison! Gloria Killian was convicted in 1986 of first degree felony murder, robbery, and conspiracy and received a sentence of 32 years to life for the murder of
a Sacramento, CA couple. Killian served 17+ years in prison! Maurice Caldwell was convicted in 1991 of murder in the Alemany Housing Project in San Francisco, CA. Caldwell served 21 years in prison! Franky Carrillo was convicted of a 1991 murder based on identification testimony from six people, including the victim’s son. Carrillo served 19+ years in prison! John Stoll was convicted of 17 counts of child molestation and sentenced to 40 years in prison. Stoll served 20 years in prison!
Joining the exonerees will be representatives from the Northern California Innocence Project at Santa Clara Law School including Linda Starr, Amy Kennedy, Paige Kaneb and Maitreya Badami.
About the Northern California Innocence Project. The Northern California Innocence Project (NCIP) at Santa Clara University School of Law operates as a pro bono legal clinical program, where law students, clinical fellows, attorneys, pro bono counsel, and volunteers work to identify and provide legal representation to wrongfully convicted prisoners.
NCIP exonerates the innocent, educates future attorneys, and is dedicated to raising public awareness about the prevalence and causes of wrongful conviction. NCIP promotes substantive legislative and policy reform through data-driven research and policy recommendations aimed at ensuring the integrity of our justice system. For more information, see www.law.scu.edu/ncip
“PI’s Declassified!” airs live on Thursdays at 9 AM Pacific / 11 AM Central / 12 Noon Eastern on The VoiceAmerica Variety Channel. To access the show, log on at www.voiceamericavariety.com
. All shows will be available in Francie Koehler’s Content Library on The VoiceAmerica Variety Channel for on-demand and pod cast download, www.voiceamericavariety.com
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ABOUT Francie Koehler:
Francie’s career as a licensed private investigator includes cases that have sparked media projects. Unsolved Mysteries portrayed one of her missing person cases. British author Val McDermid featured a capital case in A Suitable Job For A Woman. True crime writer Ann Rule chronicled a case involving a missing nightclub owner, In The Name Of Love. Francie drew on her investigative and retail experience to create the 3-part video, Loss Prevention - The Big Picture. International results included an invitation to Moscow, where she spoke to Russian nationals interested in privatization. Francie is the former president of the National Council of Investigation & Security Services and of the California Association of Licensed Investigators (CALI). Awarded by both organizations for her work, she serves on their legislation committees and regularly testifies before the California State Legislature regarding bills concerning PI’s. She chairs CALI’s legislation committee and formerly chaired the same committee for the National Association of Legal Investigators. Francie has been recognized by her state regulatory agency for outstanding service to her profession. She holds memberships in the Council for International Investigators, World Association of Detectives and California Attorneys for Criminal Justice. In addition, Francie works with the Innocence Project and is a Certified Conflict Mediator.
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