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A Project of the University of California Irvine Newkirk Center for Science & Society,
University of Michigan Law School & Michigan State University College of Law

To Search or Sort: Place the cursor over a column heading and click on the arrow arrow You can then sort in Ascending or Descending order or click on a particular value to select the cases in that category.

The column labeled "Tags" allows you to sort and search cases by each of several additional common characteristics. To see the definitions of these terms, click on their full names:  ​

The six columns on the far right of this page display separately the Contributing Factors that are listed together on the Summary Page. To save space, we use abbreviations. To see definitions of these factors, click on their full names:

Age: The exoneree's age on the date of the reported crime

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Connected to: National Registry of Exonerations

The Filter finds cases that contain any of the words you enter if you check Or, or all of them if you check And. It is not a search that works with quotation marks. It does work with truncation, but not with truncation symbols such as * and !. It scans the Detailed and Summary Views, and the narrative summaries.

Note: An asterisk (*) in the column to the right of the "DNA" column means that the case is not included in the Innocence Project's list of DNA exonerations because post-conviction DNA evidence was not central to establishing innocence, and other non-DNA factors were essential to the exoneration.

Race
Tags
Count= 43
AlgarinAlbert21HispanicNYBronxCSH, CV, NCChild Sex Abuse25 to 50 years19851990P/FAOM
AndersonJames C.39BlackNYBronxCVBurglary/Unlawful EntryNot sentenced19901990MWID
AyersDevon18BlackNYBronxH, IOMurder25 to life19972012P/FAOM
AyersDevon18BlackNYBronxH, IOMurder25 to life19972013P/FAOM
BeauchampFranklin27HispanicNYBronxCSH, CV, NCChild Sex Abuse25 to 75 years19861989P/FAOM
BlydenMalisha22BlackNYBronxCDC, FAttempted Murder40 years20072014MWIDP/FAOM
BryantDavid18BlackNYBronxCV, H, IOMurder25 to Life19762019FCP/FAF/MFEOMILD
BuariCalvin20BlackNYBronxHMurder50 to life19952018P/FAOM
BumburyMichael23BlackNYBronxNCSexual Assault12 to Life19992002P/FAOM
BurtonHuwe16BlackNYBronxCDC, CIU, H, IOMurder15 to Life19912019FCP/FAOM
ClancyMichael22HispanicNYBronxHMurder25 to Life19992009MWID
CosmeMichael19BlackNYBronxHMurder25 to life19972012P/FAOM
CosmeMichael19BlackNYBronxHMurder25 to life19972013P/FAOM
FelixDarren19BlackNYBronxAttempted Murder12 years20042010MWIDP/FAOM
FowlerLawrence37BlackNYBronxCV, HMurder25 to Life19982006MWID
GarciaJose27HispanicNYBronxHMurder25 to life19932007P/FAOMILD
GarryEdward20HispanicNYBronxH, IO, JIMurder25 to life19972018MWIDP/FAOM
GlissonEric18BlackNYBronxHMurder25 to life19972012P/FA
GradyNathaniel43BlackNYBronxCSH, CV, NCChild Sex Abuse45 years19861997OM
HicksTyrone41BlackNYBronxIOSexual Assault8 years20002014DNA*MWID
JohnsonLatisha18BlackNYBronxCDC, FAttempted Murder40 years20072014MWIDFCP/FAOM
LantiguaMilton19HispanicNYBronxHMurder20 to Life19931996P/FAOM
MaldonadoRobert20BlackNYBronxAttempted Murder8 to 16 years19982004MWIDOM
McKeeLarry25BlackNYBronxCIU, HMurder24 to life19972018MWIDOM
MelendezRenee29HispanicNYBronxFTheftNot sentenced20142014
MontalvoRuben16HispanicNYBronxHMurder15 to Life19882001MWIDP/FAOM
MoralesJose17HispanicNYBronxHMurder15 to Life19882001MWIDP/FAOM
MoralesRaul41HispanicNYBronxNCSexual Assault12 1/2 to 25 years19881997P/FA
MorilloCarlos29HispanicNYBronxHMurder25 to life19932011P/FAOM
NewtonAlan21BlackNYBronxSexual Assault13 1/2 to 40 years19852006DNAMWID
OdiaseSteven23BlackNYBronxCIU, CV, HMurder25 to life20132017MWIDOMILD
PejcinovicAdam19WhiteNYBronxCVAssault3 to 9 years19881993MWIDOM
PejcinovicFrank17WhiteNYBronxCVAssault1 to 3 years19891993MWIDOM
PerezCarlos25HispanicNYBronxHMurder25 to life19972012P/FAOM
PerezCarlos25HispanicNYBronxHMurder25 to life19972013P/FAOM
PoloniaDiomedes26HispanicNYBronxAttempted Murder14 to 18 years19982003MWIDILD
RamosAlberto21HispanicNYBronxCSH, CV, NCChild Sex Abuse8 1/3 to 25 years19851994P/FAOM
RodriguezJose19HispanicNYBronxRobbery10 years20072011MWIDOM
RosarioRichard20HispanicNYBronxCIU, CV, H, IOMurder25 to life19982016MWIDOMILD
TaylorDon20BlackNYBronxHMurder22 1/2 to Life19892004P/FAOM
TorresJesus29HispanicNYBronxCSH, CV, NCChild Sex Abuse25 to 40 years19861990P/FAOM
WatkinsCathy27BlackNYBronxF, H, IOMurder25 to life19972012P/FA
WestlyWilliam47BlackNYBronxJI, NCSexual Assault20 to Life19992002P/FAOM