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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 two columns with "Tags" in their labels allow you to sort and search cases by each of several additional characteristics. To see more detailed definitions for some of these terms, hover over their full names or click on the links:

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:

Tags displays 15 variables
for all exonerations

OM Tags displays 11 variables
for cases with Official Misconduct​

  • PR: Prosecutor Misconduct
  • OF: Police Officer Misconduct
  • FA: Forensic Analyst Misconduct
  • CW: Child Welfare Worker Misconduct
  • WH: Withheld Exculpatory​ Evidence
  • NW: Misconduct That Is Not Withholding Evidence
  • KP: Knowingly Permitting Perjury
  • WT: Witness Tampering Or Misconduct Interrogating Co-defendant
  • INT: Misconduct In Interrogation of Exoneree
  • PJ: Perju​ry By Official
  • PL: Prosecutor Lied In Court

DNA:Post-conviction DNA testing was conducted and contributed to the exoneration.​​​


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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.​​​​

OM Tags
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BakerJeffrey39WhiteMTLewis and ClarkCV, NC, SAChild Sex Abuse20 years20122017P/FAILD
BauerChester26WhiteMTSilver BowSAOF, WH, NW, WTSexual Assault30 years19831997DNAMWIDF/MFEOM
BradfordTy39WhiteMTGallatinNCAssault10 years19992003P/FAILD
BromgardJimmy Ray18WhiteMTYellowstoneCV, IO, SAFA, WH, NW, PJChild Sex Abuse40 years19872002DNAMWIDP/FAF/MFEOMILD
BurkhartRichard22WhiteMTCascadeCDC, H, IOOF, NW, WTMurderLife20022017P/FAOM
CrosbyDaniel31WhiteMTMissoulaCV, NC, SAChild Sex Abuse3 years19962008P/FA
EhrlickCasey19WhiteMTYellowstoneNC, SASexual AssaultNot sentenced20152016P/FA
EskewJasmine21WhiteMTCascadeCV, FOF, NW, INTChild Abuse5 years20142017FCOM
GhostbearEdward34Native AmericanMTHillCV, NC, SAPR, WH, NW, PLChild Sex Abuse5 years20122020P/FAF/MFEOM
JenkinsPaul39WhiteMTLewis and ClarkCDC, H, IOMurder100 years19952018DNAP/FA
KordonowyPaul D.24WhiteMTRichlandSAFA, WH, NW, PJSexual Assault30 years19902003DNAP/FAF/MFEOM
LawrenceFreddie Joe31WhiteMTLewis and ClarkCDC, H, IOMurder100 years19952018DNAFCP/FA
MarbleCody17WhiteMTMissoulaCV, IO, NC, SAChild Sex Abuse5 years20022017P/FA
MorseBarney61WhiteMTDeer LodgeNC, SASexual Assault5 years20132015
RaugustRichard31WhiteMTSandersH, IOOF, WHMurderLife19982016P/FAOM