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Resource ID: #15018
Subject: Wrongful Convictions
Source: Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, N.Y.)
Date: Throughout 1998



The series investigated whether a woman named Betty Tyson, as well as others, may have been wrongly convicted in the early 1970s because of the work of a rogue detective. The stories revealed the police were willing to fabricate evidence, coerce testimony or abuse suspects to secure convictions.

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