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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
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BarnesSteven19CaucasianNYOneidaCV, H, JI, IOMurder25 to Life19892009DNAMWIDP/FAF/MFE
BlairMichael23CaucasianTXCollinCV, HMurderDeath19942008DNAMWIDF/MFE
BledsoeFloyd23CaucasianKSJeffersonCV, H, IOMurderLife20002015DNAP/FAF/MFEOMILD
BrewerKennedy21BlackMSNoxubeeCV, H, JI, IOMurderDeath19952008DNAP/FAF/MFEOM
BrooksLevon26BlackMSNoxubeeCV, H, IOMurderLife without parole19922008MWIDP/FAF/MFEOM
BunchKristine21CaucasianINDecaturA, CV, F, H, NC, IOMurder60 years19962012P/FAF/MFEOM
ButlerSabrina18BlackMSLowndesCV, F, H, NCMurderDeath19901995F/MFEOM
CrawfordRodricus22BlackLACaddoCV, H, NCMurderDeath20132017F/MFEOM
CrawfordSteven14BlackPADauphinCV, HMurderLife19742002P/FAF/MFEOM
DavisAndre19BlackILChampaignCV, H, IOMurderLife19812012DNA*P/FAF/MFE
DeebMuneer23OtherTXMcLennanCV, H, JIMurderDeath19851993P/FAF/MFE
DiNicolaLouis29CaucasianPAErieA, CV, H, NCMurderLife19801994F/MFEOM
DowalibyDavid31CaucasianILCookCV, HMurder45 years19901992MWIDF/MFE
EdmundsAudrey34CaucasianWIDaneCV, F, H, NC, SBSMurder18 years19962008F/MFE
FainCharles33CaucasianIDCanyonCV, H, JIMurderDeath19832001DNAP/FAF/MFEOM
FreseGeorge20Native AmericanAKFairbanksCDC, CV, H, JI, IOMurder40 years19992015MWIDFCP/FAF/MFEOM
GavittDavid Lee26CaucasianMIIoniaA, CV, H, NC, IOMurderLife without parole19862012F/MFEILD
Girdler, Jr.Ray36CaucasianAZYavapaiA, CV, H, JI, NCMurderLife19821991P/FAF/MFEOM
GravesAnthony26BlackTXBurlesonA, CDC, CV, HMurderDeath19942010P/FAF/MFEOM
HalesWarren25CaucasianUTSalt LakeCV, H, NC, SBSMurder5 to Life20042007F/MFEOMILD
HalsteadDennis26CaucasianNYNassauCDC, CV, H, JI, IOMurder33 years and 4 months19862005DNAP/FAF/MFEOM
HansenMichael27CaucasianMNDouglasCV, H, JI, NC, IOMurder14 1/2 years20062011P/FAF/MFE
HobleyMadison26BlackILCookA, CV, HMurderDeath19902003MWIDFCP/FAF/MFEOM
HockersmithLetha Jean31CaucasianOKTulsaCV, F, H, SBSMurderLife19941999F/MFE
JonesTyrone20BlackMDBaltimore CityCV, H, IOMurderLife19992010MWIDF/MFEOM
KarageEntre Nax21AsianTXDallasCV, HMurderLife19972005DNAF/MFE
KluppelbergJames18CaucasianILCookA, CIU, CV, H, IO, NCMurderLife19892012FCP/FAF/MFEOMILD
KogutJohn19CaucasianNYNassauCV, H, JI, IOMurder33 years and 4 months19862005DNAFCP/FAF/MFE
KunzeDavid44CaucasianWAClarkCV, H, JIMurderLife without parole19972001P/FAF/MFEOM
LattaJacqueline27CaucasianINLaPorteA, CV, F, H, NCMurder50 years19902002FCP/FAF/MFEOMILD
LattaRoger26CaucasianINLaPorteA, CV, H, NCMurder50 years19902002P/FAF/MFEOMILD
LawsonCarl23BlackILSt. ClairCV, HMurderDeath19901996F/MFEILD
LovelessDebbie31CaucasianTXRainsCV, F, HMurderLife19891994DNA*F/MFEOMILD
MarshKenneth28CaucasianCASan DiegoCV, H, NCMurder15 to Life19832004F/MFE
MillerJohn42CaucasianTXRainsCV, H, NCMurderLife19891994DNA*F/MFEOMILD
MoraRaymond25HispanicNYKingsA, CIU, CV, H, NC, PH, IOMurder25 years to life19812015P/FAF/MFEILD
MurphyMichelle17Native AmericanOKTulsaCV, F, H, IOMurderLife without parole19952014DNA*FCP/FAF/MFEOMILD
MurrayLacresha11BlackTXTravisCV, F, HMurder20 years19962001FCF/MFEOMILD
NelsonGary29BlackGAChathamCV, HMurderDeath19801991P/FAF/MFEOMILD
OvertonHannah29CaucasianTXNuecesCV, F, H, NCMurderLife without parole20072015F/MFEOMILD
PeaseKevin19Native AmericanAKFairbanksCDC, CV, H, JI, IOMurder60 years19992015MWIDP/FAF/MFEOM
ReedyDavey32CaucasianVARoanokeA, CV, H, NCMurderLife19882015F/MFE
RestivoJohn25CaucasianNYNassauCDC, CV, H, JI, IOMurder33 years and 4 months19862005DNAP/FAF/MFEOM
RobbinsNeal23CaucasianTXMontgomeryCV, H, NCMurderLife19992016F/MFE
RobertsMarvin19Native AmericanAKFairbanksCDC, CV, H, JI, IOMurder33 years19992015MWIDP/FAF/MFEOM
Rollins, IVOfford17BlackCAKernCV, HMurder29 years to life19921996MWIDF/MFEOM
RosarioVictor24HispanicMAMiddlesexA, CV, H, NC, IOMurderLife19832017FCP/FAF/MFEOMILD
SmithJay C.50CaucasianPADauphinCV, H, JIMurderDeath19861992P/FAF/MFEOM
StallingsPatricia24CaucasianMOJeffersonCV, F, H, NCMurderLife19911991F/MFEILD
ThomasAdrian26BlackNYRensselaerCV, H, NCMurder25 to life20092014FCF/MFEOM
VannGussie42CaucasianTNMcMinnCV, H, NCMurderDeath19942011F/MFEILD
VasquezWilliam34BlackNYKingsA, CIU, CV, H, NC, IOMurder25 years to life19812015P/FAF/MFEILD
VentEugene17Native AmericanAKFairbanksCDC, CV, H, JI, IOMurder38 years19992015MWIDFCP/FAF/MFEOM
VillalobosAmaury30HispanicNYKingsA, CIU, CV, H, NC, IOMurder25 years to life19812015P/FAF/MFEILD
VossKrystal28CaucasianCOAlamosaCDC, CV, F, H, NC, SBSMurder20 years20042017FCP/FAF/MFEOMILD
WareMelonie30BlackGADeKalbCV, F, H, NC, SBSMurderLife20052009P/FAF/MFEILD
WatkinsJerry26CaucasianINHancockCV, H, JIMurder60 years19862000DNAP/FAF/MFEOM
WeaverMary41CaucasianIAMarshallCV, F, H, NC, SBSMurderLife without parole19941997P/FAF/MFE
WilsonSharrif15BlackNYKingsCDC, CIU, CV, HMurder9 to Life19942014DNAFCP/FAF/MFEOMILD
WittDrayton18CaucasianAZMaricopaCV, H, NC, SBS, IOMurder20 years20022012F/MFE
YarboughAnthony18BlackNYKingsCDC, CIU, CV, HMurder75 to life19942014DNAFCP/FAF/MFEOMILD