KUHF Conversations: Nicole Casarez

Nicole Casarez is one of three attorneys working to get compensation for wrongly-convicted ex-prisoner Anthony Graves. Graves spent nearly two decades behind bars for six murders in 1992 that, it was later determined, he did not commit. But a glitch with the paperwork is keeping him from being compensated under state law. Casarez, who, in addition to being an attorney, also teaches media law at University of St. Thomas in Houston, sat down with David Pitman to review the problems keeping Graves from being compensated, what his attorneys are doing to solve the problem, how Graves is moving on with his life, and what should change to keep this from happening to someone else.


David Pitman

David Pitman

Host, Morning Edition

Hi there. I’m glad you found me. Let me take a moment to answer some of the questions you might have about me and my job. I have worked as Morning Edition Host and reporter at News 88.7 since August of 2009. Previously, I hosted Morning Edition at WMFE in...

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