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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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AnnappareddyReddy45AsianF-MDFED, NCFraudNot sentenced20142017P/FAOMILD
BrettScott55WhiteF-WA(Eastern)FED, PFraudNot sentenced20172018ILD
CarneyJohn32WhiteF-TX(Northern)FED, NCFraud7 years and 3 months19951997P/FAOM
CattonJames43WhiteF-IL(Central)FED, NCFraud1 year and 9 months19942004P/FAOM
CopelandNicole32WhiteF-NY(Northern)FED, FFraud24 days20102016OM
DunnElisa38WhiteF-NY(Northern)FED, FFraudProbation20102016OM
FisherJames32WhiteF-TX(Northern)FED, NCFraud7 years and 3 months19951997P/FAOM
Ghysels, Jr.David45WhiteF-NY(Eastern)FED, NCFraudProbation20092014P/FAOM
GlynnJason37WhiteF-TN(Middle)CDC, FEDFraudNot sentenced20152018P/FAOM
HaischerHeidi38WhiteF-NVFED, FFraud1 year and 3 months20122016
HallErin35WhiteF-WI(Western)FED, NCFraud2 months20112014
HannanAhmed32OtherF-MI(Eastern)FEDFraud5 years20032004P/FAOM
JacobsonNathan51WhiteF-CA(Southern)FED, NC, PFraudNot sentenced20082014
JasinThomas46WhiteF-PA(Eastern)FEDFraud2 years19922003ILD
KeuylianViken45WhiteF-CA(Central)FED, NC, PFraudNot sentenced20092014P/FA
LeonardKeevin42WhiteF-NY(Eastern)FED, NCFraud2 years and 10 months20092016P/FAOM
MahaffyKenneth47WhiteF-NY(Eastern)FED, NCFraud2 years20092018P/FAOM
MalinRobert38WhiteF-NY(Eastern)FED, NCFraud4 years20092018P/FAOM
MannavaVenkata44AsianF-MDFED, NC, PFraudProbation20142017OM
MinskyGerald42WhiteF-KY(Eastern)CDC, FED, NCFraud1 year and 6 months19911992P/FAOM
NwaigweLinus45BlackF-NY(Eastern)FED, NCFraud1 year and 1 day20092015P/FAOM
O'ConnellTimothy38WhiteF-NY(Eastern)FED, NCFraudProbation20092013P/FAOM
ParkesTimothy49WhiteF-TN(Eastern)FEDFraud6 years and 6 months20092012OM
PatelJigar27AsianF-MDFED, NC, PFraud1 year and 1 month20142017OM
PatelVipinkumar29AsianF-MDFED, NC, PFraudNot sentenced20142017OM
PhillipsLacey22WhiteF-WI(Western)FED, F, NCFraud2 months20112014
ScheerDana34WhiteF-FL(Southern)FEDFraudProbation19951999P/FAOM
SchledwitzKarl30WhiteF-TN(Eastern)FEDFraud6 months19921999OM
SherwinJames T.53WhiteF-NY(Southern)FEDFraud6 months19891991
TreadwellKenneth35WhiteF-FL(Southern)FEDFraudNot sentenced19951995OM
WallachE. Robert50WhiteF-NY(Southern)CDC, FEDFraud6 years19891993P/FAOM
ZomberMichael53WhiteF-PA(Eastern)FEDFraud2 years and 6 months20032009OM