Chad Evans Wrongly Convicted

Coming Events

  There have been:

     23 years, 8 months and 6 days since the tragic death on 9 November 2000 of Kassidy Caitlin Bortner.

     22 years, 6 months and 25 days  since the 21 December 2001 wrongful conviction of Chad Evans.


When will

     -A complete, independent investigation of the Chad Evans case begin? (For an

      example of what such an inquiry looks like, see the David Milgaard Inquiry in  





Tuesday and Wednesday, April 28, 29, at 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on NH1 news (WBIN-TV) a two part program on Chad's case. For a Guide to WBIN-TV's channel on cable in your town/city see GUIDE.


May 27, Wednesday, 6:00 p.m. Meeting of the Rochester Chapter of the Chad Evans Wrongly Convicted Committee in Rochester. At the home of Frank Danner at 48 Chestnut Street, Rochester.  Usually scheduled for a Wednesday.   For more information, contact Becky Boudreau or Sandy Gelinas.


Spring 2015 (To be determined). Thursday, 6:00 p.m. meeting of the Keene Chapter of the Chad Evans Wrongly Convicted Committee, at the Evans family home at 71 Sullivan Street, Keene.  For more information contact Nicole Evans Mahoney or Jaime Chase.



2. PAST EVENTS - in reverse chronological order. (also see "Chronology")

6 April 2013. Saturday, 7:00 p.m. Showing of "The Central Park Five" at the Monadnock International Film Festival at the Colonial Theater in Keene.  This film was directed/produced by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon.

WEEK OF SEPT 30 - OCT 6:  Cheshire TV, the Community Television system for Cheshire County, NH (including Keene), will show the Dick Patten interviews about the Chad Evans case next week, 9/30 through 10/6: Sunday, Sept. 30 at 7:00 p.m., Tues., October 2 at 6:30 and 10 p.m., Thurs., Oct. 4 at 10 p.m., and Saturday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.  

See linked Program Schedule or see schedule at Cheshire TV website.

Click for  Keene Sentinel carries front page advertisement (and closeup) and below:


15-16 September 2012 (Saturday/Sunday), from approximately 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  The Chad Evans Wrongly Convicted Committee yard sale in Rochester at 48 Chestnut Street, near the site of the week-long Rochester Fair. For more information and/or to volunteer to help and/or to contribute items send email to Rochester co-chair, Sandy Gelinas, at committee  (at) chadevanswronglyconvicted (dot) org.

6 April 2011.  Oral Argument of Chad Evans' appeal at the First Circuit in Boston of his Federal case against the 15 year extension of his original 28 year sentence.  See "Evans v. Warden" at bottom of page "Transcripts, Briefs, Doc's"  on this website.