Walter Barton’s Stay Of Execution Overturned By 8th Circuit.

Despite 5 trials, dubious blood spatter evidence, and key testimony given by a jailhouse informant, Walter Barton is due to be executed by the state of Missouri tomorrow, May 19th. Barton, sentenced to death for the 1991 murder of Gladys Kuehler in Christian County, MO, has been tried no fewer than 5 times in a … Continue reading Walter Barton’s Stay Of Execution Overturned By 8th Circuit.

Melissa Calusinski: Status Hearing Set For February 28th.

* Calusinski's status hearing has been postponed until June 2nd. Judge Martha Pacold made the decision to reschedule on Feb. 27th.    The case of Melissa Calusinski; sentenced to 31 years in prison for the murder of 16-month-old Benjamin Kingan in 2009, is due to once more gain momentum via a status hearing set for … Continue reading Melissa Calusinski: Status Hearing Set For February 28th.

Melissa Calusinski Seeks Habeas Corpus Over Death Of Toddler Benjamin Kingan.

Melissa Calusinski's post-conviction attorney Kathleen Zellner filed her clients Writ of Habeas Corpus this past Wednesday, March. 27th. Calusinski, currently 10 years into a 31 year sentence for the aggravated battery, and first degree murder of 16-month-old toddler Benjamin Kingan, will be seeking fresh eyes and minds to look into a case that began with … Continue reading Melissa Calusinski Seeks Habeas Corpus Over Death Of Toddler Benjamin Kingan.