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Fixating on a preconceived notion and ignoring other possibilities, such as in regard to a specific suspect during a police investigation.
An organization staffed by lawyers and law students who reexamine cases and provide legal assistance to convicts when there is a probability that serious error occurred in their prosecution.
An approach to the Constitution that uses a looser reading of the document and reads into its rights that the framers might have recognized or that should be recognized as a result of "evolving standards".
The concept that one has certain rights just by virtue of being born, and these rights are not created by humans, although they can be ignored.
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