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The Norfolk Four

The Norfolk Four

On March 21, 2017, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe pardoned four US Navy Sailors (clockwise from top left: Eric Wilson, Derek TiceDanial WilliamsJoseph Dick) who were convicted of a 1997 rape and murder in Norfolk, Virginia. They had all been coerced to confess, and evidence pointing to the real killer - including his confession and DNA - was ignored or manipulated.
New Board Members

New Board Members

​Please join the Registry in welcoming four new members to our Advisory Board. Clockwise from top left: Activist and Writer Sister Helen Prejean, Exoneree Brian Banks, Producer and Activist Scott Budnick, and Exoneree Franky Carrillo.

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Robert Jones

Robert Jones

​In 1996, Robert Jones was convicted of rape, robbery, and manslaughter for four separate crimes in New Orleans, Louisiana and was sentenced to life in prison without parole. He was exonerated of all four crimes in January 2017 after the real criminal was identified. (Robert Jones, center right, with his attorneys Barry Sheck, Emily Maw, Kirschelle McGowan, Richard Davis, and Nina Morrison)

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Current Exonerations

Current Exonerations

We feature the latest exonerations here as we find them. Clockwise from top left: Keith Cooper, Michelle Poulos, Johnny Hincapie, and Sonia Cacy.
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Raymond Jennings

Raymond Jennings

​In 2009, Raymond Jennings was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison for murder in Los Angeles County, California. He became the Los Angeles Conviction Integrity Unit's first exoneration in January 2017, after a re-investigation by the CIU identified the real killers.

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