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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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AdamsDarryl 25BlackTXDallasCIU, NC, P, IOSexual Assault25 years19922017DNA*P/FA
CariniWilliam28CaucasianILLakeCIUSexual Assault26 years19922017DNA*MWID
ChatmanCarl47BlackILCookCIU, NCSexual Assault30 years20042013FCP/FAOMILD
ChatmanCharles20BlackTXDallasCIUSexual AssaultLife19812008DNAMWID
CourtneyUriah25CaucasianCASan DiegoCIU, CV, IOSexual AssaultLife20062013DNAMWID
DiazLuis20HispanicCASanta ClaraCIUSexual Assault15 years19842012MWID
EubanksRonald25BlackTXDallasCIU, NC, P, IOSexual Assault10 years19922017DNA*P/FA
EvansJerry Lee24BlackTXDallasCIUSexual AssaultLife19872009DNAMWIDOM
GonzalezAngel20HispanicILLakeCIU, IOSexual Assault55 years19952015DNAMWIDFC
GreenMichael Anthony18BlackTXHarrisCIUSexual Assault75 years19832010DNAMWID
JacksonRaymond38BlackTXDallasCIU, IOSexual AssaultLife19842012DNAMWID
LindseyJohnnie28BlackTXDallasCIUSexual AssaultLife19832009DNAMWID
McGowanThomas24BlackTXDallasCIU, IOSexual AssaultLife19852008DNAMWIDOM
O'NealJohnnie25BlackNYNew YorkCIUSexual Assault10 to 20 years19852013MWIDP/FAOM
PhillipsMichael32BlackTXDallasCIU, CV, PSexual Assault12 years19902014DNAMWIDILD
PhillipsSteven22CaucasianTXDallasCIU, IOSexual Assault40 years19822008DNAMWIDOM
PorterAllen Wayne18BlackTXHarrisCIUSexual AssaultLife19912010MWID
ShullGeorge Edward30CaucasianCASanta ClaraCIU, P, IOSexual Assault5 years19892009MWID
WilliamsJames Curtis25BlackTXDallasCIU, IOSexual AssaultLife19842012DNAMWID
WyattRickey Dale25BlackTXDallasCIU, IOSexual Assault99 years19812012DNAMWIDP/FAF/MFEOMILD