Herb was involved in Temujin Kensu's case and thoroughly believed in his innocence. He has been a regular advisor to PI, helping with investigations and helping us to secure other investigators.
Herb has been a licensed Michigan Professional Investigator since 2005. He is retired from the Port Huron Police Department after 31 years of service. His position at retirement was Detective Lieutenant. Herb is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Staff & Command and is a member of the National Association of Legal Investigators & Michigan Council of Professional Investigators. You may email Herb by clicking here.
Veteran journalist and author Berl Falbaum was a political reporter for The Detroit News, administrative aide to Michigan‘s lieutenant governor, and worked 15 years in corporate PR before launching his own PR company. He was also an adjunct member of the journalism faculty at Wayne State University for 45 years. He is the author of nine books and one play.
He has recently finished his first book about a wrongful conviction, scheduled to be released in October 2017.
You may contact Berl by clicking here.
Greta Zalman is an attorney who has generously contributed her time and effort in establishing Proving Innocence as a non-profit corporation. She assisted the Board of Directors in obtaining 501(c)(3) status and continues to advise us on matters of compliance with legal requirements.
You may email Greta by clicking here.
Professor Zalman came to Wayne State University in 1980 as chair of the then new Criminal Justice Department. He previously taught at the Criminal Justice Department at Michigan State University and in the law faculty at Ahmadu Bello University in northern Nigeria. His work in constitutional criminal procedure focuses on the limits of state power and individual liberty. His textbook/case book, Criminal Procedure: Constitution and Society, 6th edition (Prentice Hall 2011) integrates legal, social scientific, and criminal justice policy approaches. He currently serves on the editorial boards of several scholarly journals: Criminal Law Bulletin, Criminal Justice Review, Journal of Crime & Justice and Justice System Journal. He is listed in Who's Who in American Law (14th edition, 2005-2006) and Who's Who in America (60th edition, 2006).
Dr. Zalman has directed nine master’s thesis on wrongful convictions subject matter, published in more than twenty-five academic journals, participated or led in at least twenty-four funded research/scholarly projects and presented papers and led seminars both nationally and internationally. His most recent book is Wrongful Conviction and Criminal Justice Reform: Making Justice. You may write Dr. Zalman here.