Helping Prove Innocence of Wrongly Accused
There are far more wrongly accused people in prison, according to Valena Beety, Director of the West Virginia Innocence Project at WVU's College of Law, tells host Eric Minor about the flaws in the system that land innocent people in prison and that, yes DNA is helping to free people, but laws need to be changed and those in the business of crime fighting need to be educated.
Hosted by: Eric Minor
Produced by: Keystone Newsmakers Team
Opioid Abuse Adverse Effect on Kids
Barbara Fleischauer, West Virginia House of Delegates, District 51, tells host Eric Minor that the state's opioid abuse problem affects children in more ways than one - overload on child protective staff and foster care system, removals from home highest in the nation and dismal outcomes for traumatized children. FriendsofBarbara.com