Local News
1:05 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

Medical and Financial Records, Kept Under Wraps in Vance Phillips Case

Sussex County Council member Vance Phillips
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There will be no public disclosure of medical or financial documents in the sexual assault case brought against Sussex County Council member Vance Phillips by Katelynn Dunlap who is seeking unspecified damages.

The judge in the case has ordered her attorneys to keep those confidential including one that shows he was a crime victim.

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12:04 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Lack of DNA Testimony Could Be Appealed To High Court

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland's public defender's office is seriously considering an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court in two cases involving rape convictions where DNA analysts' reports were used but the analysts themselves never testified.

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Delmarva Today
10:02 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Delmarva Today 8-24-12

Jennifer Thompson and Ronald Cotton, PAC 14

"Picking Cotton: Our Memoir of Injustice and Redemption" recounts the 1984 rape case that sent Ronald Cotton to prison after mistakenly being identified by Jennifer Thompson.


Authors Ronald Cotton and Jennifer Thompson.