Barry Scheck

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Muhammad Aziz (centre)  outside the Manhattan courthouse with members of his family after his conviction in the killing of Malcolm X was upturned. Photograph: Todd Heisler/The New York Times

Muhammad A Aziz stood up in a New York City courtroom on Thursday, 55 years after he and two other men were found guilty of murdering Malcolm X, and b(...)

Dodgy forensic science was used to convict the Birmingham Six, pictured in 1991 outside the Old Bailey in London after their convictions were quashed with then MP Chris Mullin. Photograph: Joe St Leger

“There is no question there are wrongful convictions all over the world. There’s no country that is free from wrongful convictions and no country that(...)