Justin Chapman settles lawsuit against his former lawyer

3:41 pm Jun. 9, 2017

Justin Chapman, who spent years in prison after being wrongly convicted of murder and arson, has settled his legal malpractice lawsuit against his former appellate lawyer.

The confidential settlement ends the litigation against Atlanta attorney Fenn

Georgia parole board denies clemency to Travis Hittson

9:08 pm Feb. 16, 2016

The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has denied clemency to Travis Hittson, who is scheduled to be executed Wednesday for killing a fellow Navy sailor.

The board’s decision, announced Tuesday, rejected pleas for mercy from