Barry Scheck

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2012

    George Allen Expected To Be Released Wednesday Morning

    George Allen has been locked up for about three decades for the brutal rape and murder of court reporter Mary Bell in 1982. But a campaign to prove his innocence has convinced Cole County Judge Daniel Green that he didn't get a fair trial, and tomorrow -- barring a procedural move from the Missouri ... More >>

  • Film

    October 20, 2010
  • News

    October 6, 2004

    Semen Says

    A new DNA test casts serious doubt on George Allen's guilt. So why is he still in prison?

  • News

    July 2, 2003

    Best Evidence

    George Allen claims police made him confess to rape and murder. Twenty years after Allen was convicted, his last hope hinges on a DNA test.

  • News

    April 11, 2001

    Show Me the Money

    The state gutted years of Ellen Reasonover and Steve Toney’s lives and tossed them out without apology. Now that money’s short for both, will the state ante up?