Barry C. Scheck and Peter J. Neufeld founded the original Innocence Project in New York in 1992. Since its founding, the organization has achieved many accomplishments, including helping to exonerate more than 177 innocent people for their wrongful convictions. The […]
Several exonerees celebrate their exoneration anniversaries today. Lesly Jean was exonerated in North Carolina in 2001. Donte Booker was exonerated in Ohio in 2005. Jarrett Adams was exonerated in Wisconsin in 2007 with help from the Wisconsin Innocence Project. Tyrone […]
Every year, the National Registry of Exonerations releases an annual report on all the exonerations that occurred that year. The report lists the total number of exonerations for that year and also provides details about those exonerations such as what […]
Happy exoneration anniversary Anthony Gray! Anthony was exonerated in Maryland in 1999.
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