Barry Beach to Get New Trial

by jhwgirl

Pretty big deal. Montana’s Supreme Court remanded Beach’s case back to court to assess potential new evidence. The court ruling came unanimously.

As Great Falls Tribune Helena bureau reporter John S. Adams points out, Beach has consistently maintained his innocence, despite his confession which is says was coerced.

He’s also been the subject of numerous justice projects and media stories focused around his self-professed innocence.

The Trib story promises more tomorrow. I imagine this is going to create quite a media stir, given the attention the case has already had over the years.

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  1. Ryan Morton

    This is a big deal. Thanks for the update. See the Montana Innocence Project to learn more about to get involved with similar cases:

    http://www.mtinnocenceproject.org/

    Can’t wait to learn more about Barry’s case!

  2. Pronghorn

    This is huge good news.
    If justice has not been served, and has not been blind, it’s time (way past time) for a re-examination.

  3. Pronghorn

    P.S. Many thanks to the Montanans for Justice http://www.montanansforjustice.com/main.html
    who have worked so hard for so long on this case.

  4. KD

    Wow..this is great news. I am sure hoping and praying for a positive outcome. Good for Barry.

  5. Dianne Hansoon

    Since I viewed Barry’s story on Dateline, I have been convinced of his innocence.

  6. annaanghioiu

    I believe the hardest thing is for anyone to admit they were wrong. The justice system is sooooo wrong and everyone who had anything to do with putting Barry in prison is wrong. I hope and pray when he is found Not Guilty he will get an apology from all of the people who put him in prison. God Bless Barry. We will keep praying for you! Anna Anghioiu Los Angeles

  7. catnip

    I saw this documentary about Barry years ago and was APPALLED and thought what can I do, I felt HELPLESS,
    “BUT” learning of a NEW trial, if there are enough other people out there that really want to help Barry, we should organize a rally for when he gets a another “CHANCE” of freedom ! This poor guy has gotten “REALLY SCREWED” way toooooo long!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    GOD HELP BARRY AND HELP US TO HELP HIM

    • Marcia Reres

      It is unbelievable that this man has sat behind bars on a case that has not in any way been proved.I
      pray that the state of montana realizes the terrible wrong that has been done to barry beach and releases him so that he may have some life that has been robbed him and his mother




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