Thanks to the outstanding work and collaboration put in by passionate justice advocates and criminal defense attorneys all over the country, innocent men like McCollum and Brown can now taste the freedom that has eluded them for years. Thankfully, there are many people who work ceaselessly to ensure convicted individuals receive rigorous advocacy, forensic testing and better representation when possible.
This story of McCollum and Brown’s serves as a stark reminder of how easily an innocent person can be convicted. And that it can happen to anyone.
The Raleigh criminal defense attorneys at Kurtz & Blum share a keen understanding of forensic science and we are always ready to help those who feel they have been wrongfully accused of a criminal offense.