For Jurist News, an international publication focusing on legal topics, Chris Perri wrote an article titled, “The Case of Rosa Jimenez and the Uphill Battle of Freeing the Wrongfully Convicted.”

In the piece, Chris Perri highlights the structural issues within our criminal justice system that can lead to wrongful convictions in Texas and throughout the United States. Sadly, there’s an institutional resistance towards overturning convictions in a system that values finality over accuracy. Rosa Jimenez’s Travis County case presents a microcosm of the roadblocks encountered by anyone attempting to overturn a wrongful conviction in Texas.

To read the full article, click here.

If you or someone you know has been wrongfully convicted of a crime in Texas, Chris Perri may be able to help. Our firm has extensive experience fighting for the wrongfully convicted through both appeals and writs. Contact us at www.chrisperrilaw.com or (512) 269-0260 to schedule your free case consultation today.