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Phone Access Restored to Inmate following Canceled Interstate Transfer

by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 12, 2021) — On October 27, Tennessee inmate Jason Lamar White began the process of interstate transfer from New Mexico to Tennessee in anticipation of a November 4 hearing in Shelby County on a post-conviction petition. Last month White filed a Second Motion to Recuse Judge Robert Carter and the prosecutor’s […]

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Shelby County, TN Drug Conviction Hearing Rescheduled, but Will it Happen?

by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 5, 2021) — Subpoenas were served to the district attorney’s office, a former local police detective and a number of other material witnesses to appear at an August 27 hearing for Jason Lamar White, a Tennessee convict transferred out-of-state two years ago representing himself in an ongoing appellate process for a 2017 […]

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Two Inmates Continue to Seek Redress in Case of Falsely-Addressed Package, Third-Party Confession

by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 22, 2021) — Two co-defendants in a 2017 case arising in Shelby County, TN remain in prison despite faulty testimony proffered against them at trial and a confession from a third defendant who is also imprisoned. The case arose after a package from an unidentified sender in Visalia, CA arrived on […]