In the small city of Binghamton in upstate New York, 23-year-old Veronica Taft, a single mother with four small children, all under the age of five, was convicted of Murder and Manslaughter for the brutal murder of her two-year-old son Lyric. She was sentenced to 25-years-to-life in state prison, with her surviving children taken away and placed in foster care.
After more than five years in prison, Taft was set free after a bombshell Appellate Court decision found the verdict was against the weight of the evidence. The court overturned the theory and evidence used by authorities, including time-of-death, Taft's alibi, and controversial testimony of a desperate jail-house snitch.
Working on behalf of Taft, Defense Investigator, David M. Beers conducted an independent investigation. In his account, Immunity for Murder, he'll guide you through the ill-fated police investigation and the shameful prosecution that, contrary to the evidence, quickly turned the tides towards Veronica and away from the real killer. This book will look closely at the suspect, bizarre events, and disturbing facts never before revealed. Furthermore, it'll show how the evidence proves Taft's innocence, which is why he considers her story a tragic miscarriage of justice.
|Publisher:||David M. Beers|
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Table of Contents
Immunity for Murder - the Veronica Taft Story
Part I: Background - Mother in Crisis
Part II: Investigation - Suspect Interviews - Autopsy - Crime-Scene - Bloody Diaper
Part III: Arrest - Grand Jury
Part IV: Defense
Part V: Trial - Verdict - Aftermath - Sentencing
Part VI: Appeal - Appellate Court Decision
Part VII: Aftermath - Starting Over - Ruthless Killer
Part VIII: Addendum - Notice of Claim - Career Changes