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Gala. Six Florida exonerees and 250 friends and supporters celebrated in Tallahassee on May 8th. See highlights here.
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See Highlights from the Inaugural STAND UP FOR INNOCENCE
More than 150 friends and supporters joined Det. John Curcio, 2014 Frank Lee Smith Innocence Award receipient, and three Florida DNA exonerees for an evening of comedy benefitting IPF. See highlights here.
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Meet two Florida DNA exonerees, William Dillon and James Bain, in IPF's video, Unlock the Truth.
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News Roundup From Around The Nation 7/11/14
July 11th, 2014
In this week’s news roundup we are happy to report stories of resilience, redemption, and rebuilding. Resilience: (San Antonio, TX) Sonia Cacy spent just 5 years of her 99 year sentence in prison before she was paroled in 1999. However, […]
The Central Park 5: The Truth Concerning Confessions
June 30th, 2014
On the night of April 19, 1989 a vicious and horrifying crime was perpetrated in Central Park New York. On that night 28-year-old investment banker Trisha Meili (who has publicly released her identity) was violently assaulted and raped while jogging in the park. She […]
A Positive Week in Innocence News
June 24th, 2014
This past week has proved to be one with many high points for the mission of innocence. There have been several positive stories concerning cases in various stages of the post-conviction journey to justice. From retrial acquittals to granted motions […]
The Imperfect Machine: How One Broken Part Led to 101 Years of False Imprisonment
June 9th, 2014
In a recent blog, we discussed how Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson announced that his office will re-examine 90 murder convictions. 57 of the 90 cases are associated with one man, increasingly infamous man: former NYPD Detective Louis Scarcella. Five men […]
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