Anthony McKinney

Anthony McKinney (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Inmate Dies In Prison After Decades-Long Fight For Exoneration

Justice will never come for a 53-year-old inmate who was fighting for a new trial as his life ended today behind bars.


David Protess

NU: Journalism Professor ‘Undermined’ University

Northwestern University says a journalism professor known for helping free prisoners on death row has “undermined” the university’s integrity with lies and false statements.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

David Protess

Report: NU Cancels Journalism Professor’s Class

David Protess and his students at Northwestern University have helped free innocent men from Illinois prisons. But now, it seems that the professor and the university are at odds.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2011