Connie Oakes: The Quest for Innocence
Connie Oakes always maintained her innocence.
Through hours of police interrogations and a murder trial, her resolve never wavered; she did not kill Casey Armstrong in 2011. At her trial, there was no DNA, fingerprints, no motive presented as evidence. Only the testimony of Wendy Scott, a woman who admitted to lying to police during her interrogation, and under oath at trial. The Medicine Hat, Alberta jury came back with a guilty verdict.
Here are the stories that set Oakes free.