On march 3 1993 after a two day deliberation betty

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On March 3, 1993, after a two day deliberation, Betty Wilson was convicted of capital murder for hire and sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole. All in a case where there was little evidence against her, a testimony from a man with a terrible history, and where her intimate life choices were used in her judgement opposed to her relations to the case. (Betty Wilson “why do you believe the jury convicted you”) Just like always here again is where the story takes another turn. Six months after the fact, Peggy Lowe would stand trial for the EXACT SAME CRIME, Betty Wilson was tried for. Same man testifying, same evidence, but the results would be different. In Peggy Lowe’s case James White now stated that Betty Wilson picked him up between 6 and 6:30 which was an hour later than he originally testified in her sister’s trial meaning that it was impossible for Mrs. Wilson to participate in picking him up because her whereabouts were accounted for. Just to backtrack, we are talking Betty during the Peggy Lowe case. In this case the defense took shots at James White’s credibility and the prosecution had nothing to go from with Peggy’s behavior. She was an elementary school teacher and an avid church-goer known to constantly help the less fortunate, which ironically was how the whole situation came about (video of Peggy/Betty known claims to help James White & library book, phone calls) . The defense also raised a HUGE concept of forensic analysis with the autopsy, you know fact finding. They brought up the idea that a baseball bat could not be the weapon used to create these injuries to the deceased (video of expert with laceration explanation ) and they thought that the stab wounds were consistently left out (video of I repeat they discovered the deceased beaten, with what is believed to be a bat that was found nearby with blood on the bat. He was also discovered with 2 stab wounding.). Watch the recreation portrayed by the defense from Forensic Files that give a reasonable explanation to what could have happened (video footage). The most striking thing I have ever heard a prosecutor say is that facts are not evidence. And in doing so a woman is serving out her life behind bars (prosecutor clip). The conclusion of Peggy Lowe’s case was an acquittal (video of not guilty). Peggy Lowe cannot be retried for her crime and Betty Wilson has used up all her appeals. The biggest finding of reasonable doubt is that it is impossible for one sister to be innocent and the other guilty when the cases were upon the exact same basis. The strongest debate for Betty’s innocence is the idea of reasonable doubt. Highlighted by her sister’s acquittal there is much more in depth to the doubt. The testimony of James White not only was changed several times, in both cases, but his credibility is easily shot through his history of criminal conduct, if you were about to be sent to death row and were given a possibility of parole after 7 years who wouldn’t in their right mind take that deal? Not only his testimony raises reasonable doubt but his claims, his

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