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John Richards - Tech Entrepreneur, Freelance Author, Civil Rights Activist and Fierce Advocate for the Wrongly Convicted Posts

New book background

Here is a draft of what we have been working on.

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Here is a news story about the case in the book.

I saw this case originally on 48 Hours Mystery and was enthralled. Scott Davis was one of the people who ran for California Governor against Arnold Schwarzenegger in 2003.


My impression was and is that he is innocent. Why run for Governor if you murdered someone? You don’t at least if your smart and by all accounts Scott is very intelligent.

So, I researched this with some help.

Scott Davis Wrongful conviction in 1996 murder of David Coffin.

There is a website too at:

Welcome to my latest project….

Looking into false convictions in a number of cases in Georgia and the Carolinas…..

More later….


“Hope is a burden if you depend on it but a blessing if you don’t”