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Petition for actual innocence writ denied (access required)

A petition for a writ of actual innocence, based on the “purported recantations” of one of petitioner’s accomplices and an informant, a “declaration” from another accomplice, and a proffer that another informant recanted his testimony, is dismissed. Further, we reject petitioner Knight’s “bare allegation” that a police detective, who was convicted for extortion and other crimes ...