Wednesday, July 18, 2012

LaMonte Armstrong; North Carolina: How a Duke Law School alumni pro bono "A-Team" helped move the case forward. The inside story! Duke Law News.

STORY: ""Duke law faculty, alumni, and students secure release, new trial, for LaMonte Armstrong," published by the Duke Law News on July 10, 2012.

GIST: “Over time, we amassed this great team of alumni who were willing to work with current students and keep pushing this case forward,” Newman said. “We call them the ‘A-Team.’ All of their firms have been willing to make this case an official pro bono matter, which is a testament to the firms’ commitment to public interest work and to the team members’ commitment to the case.""

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I am monitoring this case. Keep your eye on the Charles Smith Blog for reports on developments.

The Toronto Star, my previous employer for more than twenty incredible years, has put considerable effort into exposing the harm caused by Dr. Charles Smith and his protectors - and into pushing for reform of Ontario's forensic pediatric pathology system. The Star has a "topic" section which focuses on recent stories related to Dr. Charles Smith. It can be found at:

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Harold Levy: Publisher; The Charles Smith Blog.