Prosecutorial Misconduct
Professor James R. Elkins College of Law
West Virginia University|Spring|2012|



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John Kroger's Book

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Course Evaluation

Anthony Graves


Innocence Lost
Pamela Colloff, Texas Monthly, October, 2010

Innocence Found
Pamela Colloff, Texas Monthly, January, 2010

Class Screening

Grave Injustice
48 Hours Mystery, April 23, 2011, 41:42 mins.

Supplemental Videos

Charles Sebesta (DA in the Anthony Graves Case) Interview
48 Hours Mystery, April 23, 2011, 1 hr., 37 mins.


Death Row Release Anthony Graves 10:00
KHOU News: 3:14 mins. October 27, 2010

Anthony Graves Released from Prison
KHOU News: 4:11 mins. October 28, 2010

"Mother of murder victims says Graves is free, but not innocent" KHOU News: 2:23 mins. Uploaded to YouTube, November 1, 2010

Should Anthony Graves be compensated?
CBS News video, uploaded by CBS, April 25, 2011. 2:53 mins. Anthony Graves' attorney Jeff Blackburn blames the Texas attorney general's stubbornness for not facilitating the compensation Graves deserves for being held in prison for 18 years.

Katherine Scardino on Anthony Graves' Innocence and Release YouTube video, 3:27 mins. Katherine Scardino, a criminal defense attorney in Houston, Texas, was appointed to represent Anthony Graves shortly before prosecutors dropped the case against him, releasing him from Death Row after eighteen years in prison.

Students help free wrongfully convicted man
Film Extra, 48 Hours Mystery, April 23, 2011