Charles’ Introduction – Still Seeking Help from an Attorney

INTRODUCTION             Numerous errors were committed in the appeal of the conviction and sentence of petitioner, Charles O. Ajoloko. The petitioner was diagnosed with a bipolar schizoaffective disorder by Dr. Jeffrey Dxxxxx. Dr. Dxxxxx is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with sub-certifications in Forensic, Geriatric and Addictions Psychiatry.  Dr. Dxxxxxx is a recognized, experienced expert witness … More Charles’ Introduction – Still Seeking Help from an Attorney

CHARLES’ PRELIMINARY STATEMENT – Not Bad For 2 novices – Still seeking attorney help

PRELIMINARY STATEMENT             Article l, Section 13 of the Florida Constitution provides: “The writ of habeas corpus shall be grantable of right, freely and without cost.” This petition for habeas corpus relief is filed to address substantial claims of error under the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution and the … More CHARLES’ PRELIMINARY STATEMENT – Not Bad For 2 novices – Still seeking attorney help

Mass Incarceration (An Interesting Article from The Atlantic)

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/09/mass-incarceration-has-become-the-new-welfare/404422/ Mass Incarceration Has Become the New Welfare America’s criminal-justice system has, in its failures, given way to policy that works against a disproportionate number of African Americans. Alex Brandon / AP .When Ta-Nehisi Coates says that America’s bloated and enormously expensive dependence on imprisonment has created a “social service program … for a whole … More Mass Incarceration (An Interesting Article from The Atlantic)

I Cannot Tell A Lie, I Cannot Identify the Suspect

Prosecutors  are severely restricted by their perpetual relationship with the police. They rely on police effort, cooperation, and good will for the quality of their cases. Prosecutors must guarantee cops that they are on the officers’ side. The prosecutor who is excessively requesting of cops, excessively judgmental, as well “by the book” is regularly scorned … More I Cannot Tell A Lie, I Cannot Identify the Suspect

I posted the same question to several free online lawyer sites that answer legal questions. Check out the answers!!I

I posted the question below. It’s amazing how these attorneys were unable to give a straightforward answer. ******************************************************************************************************************************************** Can Attempted Robbery with a firearm have robbery with a deadly weapon, robbery with a weapon, robbery as lesser included offense? Here are 3 answers: Online Lawyer #1 Your trial attorney should be able to explain all … More I posted the same question to several free online lawyer sites that answer legal questions. Check out the answers!!I

??Count 1-Attempted Robbery with a Firearm & Count 2-Aggravated Assault with a Firearm – Double Jeopardy??

THE TRIAL COURT VIOLATED PETITONER”S RIGHT AGAINST DOUBLE JEOPARDY BY ADJUDICATING HIM GUILTY AND SENTENCING HIM BOTH FOR AGGRAVATED ASSAULT WITH A FIREAEM AND THE UNDERLYING FELONY OF ATTEMPTED RUBBERY WITH A FIREARM. The jury found Petitioner guilty of attempted robbery with a firearm and aggravated assault with a firearm. At sentencing, Defense counsel argued against an … More ??Count 1-Attempted Robbery with a Firearm & Count 2-Aggravated Assault with a Firearm – Double Jeopardy??

Incorrect Instructions on Verdict Form for Count 1 – Fundamental Error?? Count 2 still in question.

The judge gave the following instructions to the jury: 3.4 WHEN THERE ARE LESSER INCLUDED CRIMES OR ATTEMPTS In  considering  the  evidence,  you  should  consider  the  possibility  that  although  the evidence may not convince you that the defendant committed the main crimes of which he is accused, there may be evidence that he committed other … More Incorrect Instructions on Verdict Form for Count 1 – Fundamental Error?? Count 2 still in question.

Failure to challenge deputy’s testimony violated his Sixth Amendment right to the effective assistance of counsel.

So far my son’s Habeas Corpus is about appellate counsel. Next he delves into ineffectiveness of trial counsel. Please note that by far, my son has not exhausted all the claims of ineffective of appellate counsel   What do habeas corpus petitions involve? The petitions are challenges from prisoners primarily convicted of violent offenses and given … More Failure to challenge deputy’s testimony violated his Sixth Amendment right to the effective assistance of counsel.

Caryn E. Johnson, a.k.a.Whoopi Goldberg. Do you Remember me? A Terrible Injustice Has Been Done.

Caryn E. Johnson, I am calling on you as a social activist and  public figure that can help to right a wrong. Caryn Elaine Johnson a.k.a. Whoopi Goldberg, do you remember me? My name is Pamela Lynch, now Ajoloko. My sister’s name was Camille Lynch. Camille  attended Holy Cross Catholic High School in New York … More Caryn E. Johnson, a.k.a.Whoopi Goldberg. Do you Remember me? A Terrible Injustice Has Been Done.

Charles’ Preliminary Toughts on his Habeas Corpus

Well, this is my son’s first attempt at his Habeas Corpus(with a little help from mom) IN THE SUPREME COURT OF FLORIDA CASE NO. ????-???? Charles Ajoloko, Petitioner v. SECRETARY, FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, STATE OF FLORIDA Respondent. PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS No attorney yet These are just layman ideas of my son … More Charles’ Preliminary Toughts on his Habeas Corpus

Judge Jenifer M. Davis Presided Over My Son’s Case.

Judge Jenifer M. Davis was the presiding judge at my son, Charles Ajoloko trial. Would things have gone differently, if she knew really what was going on? It is Deacon’s Fran Viselli of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and Charles’ belief that Judge Davis was cajoled by the prosecutor and defense attorneys. They believe that she is a … More Judge Jenifer M. Davis Presided Over My Son’s Case.

Jeffrey Deskovic Finds Time to Help My Son

Dear Twitter, Facebook, Word press, Instagram, Vine, Tumblr, Pinterest and all my ever increasing Social Media Friends and Fans, For the past few months. I have been blessed to be in communication with Jeffrey Deskovic. Deskovic was sentenced to 16 years in prison for the 1989 rape and murder of his Peekskill High School classmate, a crime he … More Jeffrey Deskovic Finds Time to Help My Son

An 86 Year Old Grandmother’s’s Plea to President Obama.

Originally posted on justiceformyson2:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WzwuBdty_rA#t=22%5B/embed%5DWe only want someone to look at the documents in our possession which includes police reports, trial transcript, initial brief, answer brief, depositions,911 call, etc. Once a capable and legal mind reviews the documents, it will be evident that egregious misconduct took place. Then we would like the President to grant clemency…

Jenna – Please Let Your Conscience Be Your Guide -A Grandma’s Plea

Hi Jenna, My name is Sadie Murph and I am writing on behalf of my grandson, Charles. Jenna, my grandson graduated A/B honor roll from a Catholic School. He was 3 classes away from a Bachelor’s Degree when he was convicted of attempted robbery with a firearm. Jenna, he did not commit this crime against you. … More Jenna – Please Let Your Conscience Be Your Guide -A Grandma’s Plea

What Are the Origins of “Reasonable Doubt”?—A Commentary by James Q. Whitman ’88

February 25, 2008 What Are the Origins of “Reasonable Doubt”?—A Commentary by James Q. Whitman ’88 The following commentary was posted on History News Network on February 25, 2008. What Are the Origins of “Reasonable Doubt”? By James Q. Whitman ’88 Mr. Whitman is Ford Foundation Professor at Yale Law School, where he teaches criminal … More What Are the Origins of “Reasonable Doubt”?—A Commentary by James Q. Whitman ’88

An 86 Year Old Grandmother’s’s Plea to President Obama.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WzwuBdty_rA#t=22%5B/embed%5DWe only want someone to look at the documents in our possession which includes police reports, trial transcript, initial brief, answer brief, depositions,911 call, etc. Once a capable and legal mind reviews the documents, it will be evident that egregious misconduct took place. Then we would like the President to grant clemency and a pardon. Charles … More An 86 Year Old Grandmother’s’s Plea to President Obama.

It’s Sad to Think That America Is Losing Its Distinction As The Best Legal System in the World

I have always been a firm believer in the American Justice System.  I was  taught that America has the best legal system in the world. My belief in our American Justice System has been shattered. When I go over all of the documents from my son’s case, a nauseated feeling hits the pit of my stomach. When … More It’s Sad to Think That America Is Losing Its Distinction As The Best Legal System in the World

Let’s also help the wrongly convicted that have been imprisoned less than 10 years, less than 5 years, one year. They also deserve a chance to be exonerated.

Man Exonerated After 20 Years, Man Exonerated After 40 years. Why did it take so long for their convictions to be overturned? Everyone would agree that a person that has spent such an exorbitant amount of time in prison for a crime that they did not commit is an horrendous miscarriage of justice.  Imprisonment of … More Let’s also help the wrongly convicted that have been imprisoned less than 10 years, less than 5 years, one year. They also deserve a chance to be exonerated.

Prosecutors-The New Firing Squad- No Jurors Needed

The United States Criminal Justice System is supposed to be the best in the world. We are suppose to be the land of the free and the home of the brave. We have lost that distinction. Now our justice systems is ran by prosecutors. Prosecutors are now, judge and jury. Once a prosecutor decide that a person is … More Prosecutors-The New Firing Squad- No Jurors Needed

Sentence Disparity – What’s wrong with this picture? Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Mandatory Minimums puts all of the power in the prosecutor’s hands. Prosecutors have leverage to force a plea from the accused, (even if the accused is innocent). They use scare tactics to convince the accused to take the plea. Unfortunately, the criminal defense attorneys also want their client to take a plea (less work for … More Sentence Disparity – What’s wrong with this picture? Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Police Brutality Without Lifting A Hand

When I think of police brutality, I think of the unnecessary, excessive physical force the police use on civilians. This excessive force sometimes adds up to the unnecessary taking of human life. When I think of police corruption, I think of policemen taking kickbacks from organized crime.  I think of the shaking down of drug dealers and prostitutes of their money and drugs.  I think … More Police Brutality Without Lifting A Hand

Attorney Politics VS. Office Politics VS. the Good Ol Boy’s Club

Yesterday, I was talking with my son and he once again used the term “Attorney Politics. I asked him what made him think of the term “Attorney Politics”. He said that I had once warned him about office politics, and he thought how similar attorney politics and office politics were. He feels that his attorneys … More Attorney Politics VS. Office Politics VS. the Good Ol Boy’s Club

Bullet Points On what Charles Ajoloko Felt Should have Been Added to the Appeal

Hello Friends, Please forgive me. I know a lot of these issues has been in previous posts; however, I was asked  to bullet point everything, to the best of my ability as to what I think should have been included in the appeal. I hope that this is understandable and what I am being asked … More Bullet Points On what Charles Ajoloko Felt Should have Been Added to the Appeal

Florida Fifth Court of Appeals – Charles Ajoloko’s Docket

The following is the appeal docket. Please note that at some time, the court requested Bill Ponall to Show Cause Lack of Prosecution, Initial Brief. Show Cause Lack of Prosecution, Initial Brief means that the appeal attorney had put in a notice to continue so many times, that the court was threatening to dismiss the … More Florida Fifth Court of Appeals – Charles Ajoloko’s Docket

Our Appeal Attorney and the Monies Paid

Bill Ponall was my son’s appeal attorney. We started communicating immediately after my son was convicted on 11/20/2013. Bill was referred to me by an attorney, Warren Lindsey. Warren was the 2nd attorney that was previously on my son’s case. However, Warren withdrew from my son’s case due to a conflict of interest. I have always wondered about that. Warren … More Our Appeal Attorney and the Monies Paid

The NCDP is looking at Charles Ajoloko’s Case.

https://nationalcdp.org/ After many months of blogging, in attempt to get my son’s story out, my blog has caught the attention of the National Center For Due Process. I am honored that my son’s plight has piqued their interest. They have explained that  they need a few more details and have made suggestions as to what … More The NCDP is looking at Charles Ajoloko’s Case.

Gary Schwartz-Orlando Fl. Attorney – What happened???

When we first hired Gary Schwartz, he was working for the Umansky Firm. He promised to zealously represent my son. He promised to investigate the allegations. He did not. The week after my son’s conviction, Gary Schwartz was no longer employed by the Umansky firm. I could not reach him and he did not return … More Gary Schwartz-Orlando Fl. Attorney – What happened???

And the Name of Charles Ajoloko’s Trial Attorney is………….Gary Schwartz

Gary Schwartz was my son’s trial attorney. Gary Schwartz, I am calling you out. Gary Schwartz, how does it feel to know that your representation of my son has cost him 12 years of his young life? Gary Schwartz, didn’t you know that your responsibility as my son’s attorney was to do everything within the law … More And the Name of Charles Ajoloko’s Trial Attorney is………….Gary Schwartz

A Dear Letter from a Police Officer in Support of Charles Ajoloko. It brought a silence to the courtroom.

There are so many letters that went to the judge on behalf of Charles; however, this will be the last one that I post as they all have the same theme. In fact, this is also the letter that I read at sentencing. I realize that It is time to follow the advice of Kenneth Abraham, … More A Dear Letter from a Police Officer in Support of Charles Ajoloko. It brought a silence to the courtroom.

Who is Charles Ajoloko? ………..Letter From Deacon of H.S. Catholic Church

I know that my son is innocent of the attempted robbery charges; however, if he was not, how does a system sentence a young man with no prior criminal history to a mandatory 12 years imprisonment. Where is the rehabilitation in that? What will he learn during this imprisonment? Who is benefitting from this imprisonment? … More Who is Charles Ajoloko? ………..Letter From Deacon of H.S. Catholic Church

The police detecive lied on her sworn deposition. Is that okay??

DEPOSITION OF DETECTIVE DATE TAKEN:                  APRIL 2, 2012 TIME:                        3:10 P.M. Q is the defense attorney. A is the Detective Q    You also acquired the phone records of Mr. Ajoloko. Can you walk us through how you did  that or the process? A    I believe I used a subpoena for that.  And, um — no, I got an order, a … More The police detecive lied on her sworn deposition. Is that okay??

The Unethical, Inept, Ineffective Lawyer.

The defense lawyer is suppose to present all evidence that rebuts the prosecutor’s arguments. He is suppose to challenges all questionable assertions of facts by the prosecutor to ensure that the high burden of proof is met. He is suppose to challenge procedural errors and seek to have charges dismissed because of unreliable evidence or testimony. He … More The Unethical, Inept, Ineffective Lawyer.

Lets Not Forget to Blame the Defense Attorney for Prosecutorial Misconduct

What’s the attorney doing when a prosecutor commits misconduct? Should he just sit there and do nothing? I think not! Prosecutor misconduct occurs when in the course of their duties they act in ways that are unethical and illegal. Withholding evidence, witness tampering, introduction of false evidence and improper closing arguments are just a few … More Lets Not Forget to Blame the Defense Attorney for Prosecutorial Misconduct

Some prosecutors have no conscience. Some commit Suborned Perjury. Ours did.

When prosecutors knowingly withhold exculpatory evidence favorable to the defense, they are committing a crime. They are now no better than a criminal themselves. The only difference between unethical prosecutors and convicts is that the prosecutor is seldom held accountable for their actions. How can they live with themselves? How can they sleep at night … More Some prosecutors have no conscience. Some commit Suborned Perjury. Ours did.

Discovery Violation – Defense Attorney G. Schwartz Should have Requested an Evidentiary Hearing but He Didn’t

This is one of the things that makes me crazy. Why would an attorney deliberately mismanage a case? The purpose of discovery in criminal cases is’ “to avail the defense of evidence known to the state so that convictions {will} not be obtained by the suppression of evidence favorable to the defendant, or by surprise … More Discovery Violation – Defense Attorney G. Schwartz Should have Requested an Evidentiary Hearing but He Didn’t

A Small Hope is Better than No Hope. Please help me pray for favorable results for my son.

Since the denial of my son’s appeal, I became very depressed. I couldn’t eat nor sleep. All I could do was work and stay on the computer praying to find a way to help my son.I was a perfect example of the walking dead. All I could feel was sadness and despair. My son was … More A Small Hope is Better than No Hope. Please help me pray for favorable results for my son.

The Original Police Incident Report tells the truth

There isn’t any excuse for our attorney to not cross-examine the police officer Incident Report ORANGE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE                                                       1-31957 The Victim described the unknown suspect as an average built black male, approximately 5’11”, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans and a blue and white bandana covering his face leaving only his … More The Original Police Incident Report tells the truth