James Liebman

James Liebman appears in the following:

The Anatomy of a Wrongful Execution

Monday, July 07, 2014

A team of Columbia law school faculty and students investigated the case of a man executed in Texas in 1989 and found that he almost certainly innocent.

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Did Texas Execute an Innocent Man?

Thursday, May 17, 2012

On February 4, 1983, Wanda Lopez was stabbed to death in a Texas gas station. A jury convicted Carlos Deluna for the murder five months later and Deluna was executed in December 1989....

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Cathie Black Gets Waiver, With Conditions

Monday, November 29, 2010

Mayor Bloomberg has indicated he will accept a compromise in which Cathie Black will be granted a waiver to serve as Schools Chancellor, if she elevates deputy chancellor Shael Polakow-Suransky to the post of Chief Academic Officer. Polakow-Suransky's predecessor, former DOE chief accountability officer James Liebman and current Simon H. Rifkind Professor of Law at Columbia Law School, discusses the deal. And WNYC education reporter Beth Fertig updates the latest.

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