Advanced Criminal Law: Convicting the Innocent
Professor James R. Elkins College of Law
West Virginia University|Fall|2016|



William Macumber


  Barry Siegel, Manifest Injustice: The True Story of a Convicted Murderer and the Lawyers Who Fought for His Freedom (New York: Henry Holt & Co., 2012)


Innocent Man Framed?
[8:54 mins.] [ABC News] [Arizona Justice Project]

Justice Delayed
[1:47 mins.] Pt2 [2:29 mins.]

Jan Brewer denies release for Bill Macumber
[2:39 mins.] [ABC News]

Bill Macumber Freed After 37 Years In Prison For Double Murder He Says He Didn't Commit [6:09 mins.] [ABC News, November 8, 2012]

Wrongfully convicted murderer speaking out
[2:32 mins.]

William Macumber's own words Q&A at his press conference
[4:24 mins.] Pt2 [13:49 mins.]

A Portrait of Bill Macumber
[5:49 mins.]

Attorney Jordan Green speaks about the evidence that was never heard in Bill's original trial [9:00 mins.]

Bill Macumber: Update

Arizona ex-con back behind bars on sexual assault charges
[CBS/AP, June 4, 2014] [News announcement :: 0:19 mins.]

Web Resources

The Bill Macumber Case: Prime Suspect
[Arizona Republic] Pt2: Into Darkness :: Pt3: Life Inside :: Pt4: Finding Hope :: Pt5: Still Justice