Monthly Archives: July 2011

Finally, after 20 years, a rapist pleads guilty

Today, in Boston, Jerry Dixon was to plead guilty to a 1991 rape. But another man, Anthony Powell, already served 22 years for the crime. Mr. Powell was convicted of the crime in 1992, all the while proclaiming his innocence. … Continue reading

The Pennyslvania Innocence Project Hires Investigator

On May 31, 2011, Shaina Seivers began working with the Project as a full-time staff investigator and legal assistant. Shaina received her BA in Anthropology from San Diego State University in 2005. She went on to complete a year-long certificate … Continue reading