Bill Sizemore: Standing up for Justice and Truth?

At some point in the future the case of Jens Soering is likely to be perfect material for a psychology graduate student's PhD thesis on credulity and collective amnesia. From a starting position of the utmost implausibility it has been quite remarkable to watch Soering's dishonest campaign of innocence gather disciples over time, and it's … Continue reading Bill Sizemore: Standing up for Justice and Truth?

Statement of Mathias Schroeder to the Virginia Parole Board

Mathias Schroeder has already been mentioned on this site. His letters of 2005 and 2008 were quoted from at length in the earlier guest post by pgb38. It need only be said, therefore, that Mathias is a German citizen who was for some weeks imprisoned with Jens Soering at a young offenders' institution in England … Continue reading Statement of Mathias Schroeder to the Virginia Parole Board

Unpublished Decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals

This is another document not found on the Soering website, nor ever likely to be. Posted below is the unpublished 30 June 2000 judgment of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in the case of Jens Soering v George Deeds (Prison Warden). For the information of non-American readers, the U.S. Court … Continue reading Unpublished Decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals

Transcript of Jens Soering’s Interview with the German Prosecutor, 30 December 1986

Posted below is a PDF document containing the full 43-page transcript of Jens Soering's interview with the German prosecutor from Bonn, Herr Koenig. This took place in the presence of his defence counsel, Dr Frieser, on 30 December 1986 at Chelmsford prison in Essex, England. It was conducted in German and subsequently translated into English. … Continue reading Transcript of Jens Soering’s Interview with the German Prosecutor, 30 December 1986