Episode 107 - In June of 1993, 9-year-old Cindy Young found her mother, Brenda, deceased on the floor of their St. John’s, Newfoundland apartment. Brenda Marie Young, 26, and a mother of two was brutally murdered while her children slept. Almost immediately, police had focused on a suspect, Brenda’s boyfriend, 28-year-old Randy Druken. But, in this case, things are not always as simple as they first appear.
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Sources and Further Reading:
[Police interviewing children tend to ask ‘largely inappropriate’ questions which could lead to wrongful convictions: study | National Post]
[Randy Druken says he's innocent - CBC]
R. v. Druken (R.J.), 1995 CanLII 10478 (NL SC),
R. v. Druken (R.J.), 1994 CanLII 10500 (NL SC),
R. v. Druken (R.J.), 1995 CanLII 10537 (NL SC),
[The Lamer Report]
[#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Randy Drunken - Toronto Defence Lawyers]
[Randy Druken - Innocents Database of Exonerations]
[3 Nov 1994, 4 - The Gazette at Newspapers.com]
[Randy Druken back in St. John’s court today | Provincial | News | SaltWire]
[Fisherman’s Road: ‘What kind of sick bastard would kill and rape their mother’]
[PressReader.com - Drug Addict Wins 2M in Wrongful Conviction Case]
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