Hannah Overton

Hannah was sentenced to life in prison after a failure to take a child she was adopting to hospital for an hour or two, even though symptoms could be mistaken for a minor ailment. Prosecutor was an alcoholic, medical evidence shows condition was congenital (Pica), jury was confused about murder by omission.

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Conviction overturned on 16 September, 2014

Judge Recused on 24 November, 2014

Bail granted on 16 December, 2014

Pre-trial hearing 29,30 January, 2015

Case Dismissed April 8, 2015

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