In the Shadow of Justice presented by John Schwartz
What: In the Shadow of Justice presented by John Schwartz
Date: November 14, 2007
Time: 9:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m.
Place: BCTC Academic Technical Building, room 116 (9:00 a.m.) and room 216 (12:00 p.m. amp; 1:00 p.m.), 470 Cooper Drive, Lexington.
LEXINGTON, KY (November 13, 2007) What do you do when the system says you are innocent but wont let you get on with your life? Join Bluegrass Community amp; Technical College (BCTC) for a presentation of In the Shadow of Justice a recently aired program by Dateline NBC, presented by New York City Detective John Schwartz.
Schwartz will be discussing the ongoing case of David Lemus and Olmedo Hidalgo and his experience working with Dateline NBC with three BCTC Sociology classes. Lemus and Hidalgo were released from prison after having served 14 years for a murder that a New York City judge found they had been wrongly convicted of. Yet, Hidalgo was deported and Lemus is being retried for the same murder.