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Fox2 Detroit: "Wrongfully convicted Michiganders have lost more than 1,415 years of freedom" (1/10/22)

The Hill: "Remedying injustice for the wrongfully convicted does not end when they are released" (1/12/22)

New York Magazine: "David Simon Made Baltimore Detectives Famous. Now Their Cases Are Falling Apart. Has reality caught up to the 'Murder Police'?" (1/12/22)


The News Courier: "State compensation difficult path for Ga. man freed from wrongful conviction" (12/23/21)

The Washington Post: "North Carolina governor grants pardon to man freed in 2016" (12/21/21)

The Crime Report: "‘Invisibility’ of Prosecutor Misconduct Erodes Trust: PA Report" (12/20/21)

The Hill: "To prevent wrongful convictions, invest in public defense solutions" (12/18/21)

New York Law Journal: "Criminal Injustice in New York State" (12/15/2021)

The Boston Globe: "Boston police and prosecutors hid evidence in a murder case. 18 years later, a man may go free(12/9/21)

USA Today: "After 43 years in prison on a wrongful conviction, Kevin Strickland is getting no restitution. He's not alone." (12/9/21)

The Philadelphia Inquirer: "One lie led to the death of Emmett Till. How many others have sent Black men to jail?" (12/8/2021)

The New York Times: "More Than $1 Million Raised to Help Missouri Man Exonerated After 43 Years" (11/27/2021)

Slate: "What Does the Recent Set of Exonerations Tell Us About the Criminal Justice System?" (11/24/2021)

The New York Times: "Missouri Man Is Exonerated in 3 Killings After 43 Years in Prison" (11/23/2021)

Wisconsin Public Radio: "Jury rejects child abuse charge triggered by former University of Wisconsin doctor" (11/13/2021)

Black Enterprise: "A Man has served more than 40 years in prison for a triple murder prosecutors now say he didn't commit" (11/12/2021)

Patch: "Scourge' Of Misconduct Allegations Plague Queens DA's Office" (11/8/2021)

10 WBNS: "Columbus woman's exoneration makes history" (11/1/2021)

Discover Magazine: "Reforming Forensics: Why Academics Are Challenging the Science Behind U.S. Criminal Justice" (10/15/2021)

Hour Detroit: "Inside the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Unit That’s Exonerated 30 Innocent Convicts In 3 Years" (10/14/21)

Science: "The Sniff Test" (10/14/21)

Law 360: "States Must Rethink Wrongful Conviction Compensation Laws" (9/12/21)

Des Moines Register (Iowa): "Prosecutors: Pair in prison but innocent of murders; Missouri laws hinderefforts to overturn their convictions" (8/18/21)

The Post and Courier: "New ethics rule requires prosecutors to turn over evidence in wrongful convictions" (8/18/21)

The Washington Post: "Ex-Philadelphia homicide detectives arrested, accused of lying in wrongful conviction" (8/14/21)

CNN: "More than 2,800 have been wrongly convicted in the US. Lawmakers and advocates want to make sure they're paid their dues." (6/7/21)

The New York Times Magazine: "I Write About the Law. But Could I Really Help Free a Prisoner?" (6/30/21)

The Crime Report: "Why Did It Take 47 Years to Prove Anthony Mazza was Innocent?" (6/30/21)

Smithsonian Magazine: "A Sensational Murder Case That Ended in a Wrongful Conviction" (6/23/21)

The Crime Report: "Exonerated Defendants Lost 25,000 Years to Wrongful Imprisonment" (6/15/2021)

The Philadelphia Inquirer: "As Philly tops two dozen exonerations, city may face tens of millions in civil liability" (6/13/2021)

CSI Houston: "How a Texas lab has remade the science of forensics(4/23/2021)

Charleston Gazette-Mail: "Joshua Higginbotham: Science must have its day in court (Opinion)" (4/6/2021)

The Progressive: "Making a List - of Cops Who Can't Be Trusted" (4/6/2021)

WTTW: "Illinois Led Nation in Criminal Exonerations For Third Straight Year: Report" (3/30/2021)

The Appeal: "Children Can be on Their Own when Grilled by Police. The Push for Protection is Growing." (3/25/2021)

Spectrum News 1: "They Knew He Didn't Do It": Benjamine Spencer's Mother Speaks Out" (3/25/2021)

The Kansas City Star: "Family of late Kansas exoneree says jailhouse informant bill could have saved his life" (3/17/2021)

Jackson Newspapers: "West Virginia House Judiciary Committee unanimously approves Legislation to address wrongful convictions" (3/16/2021)

Erie News Now: "This Wayne County, Michigan, program is helping exonerate people for crimes they didn't commit. Now it's going statewide" (3/1/2021)

The Oregonian: "Opinion: Oregon should pay those who are wrongfully convicted(2/17/2021)

The New York Times: "3 Detectives Obtained a False Murder Confession. Was It One of Dozens?" (2/15/2021)

The Washington Post: "Opinion: Virginia must prevent wrongful executions" (2/2/2021)

WRCBtv: "This prisoner says he's been waiting 43 years for a fair trial in a racist Louisiana parish. A hearing may be his final chance" (1/5/2021) 


The New York Times: "Convicted Using False Testimony, Michigan Man is Free After 38 Years" (12/17/2020)

LA Times: "Opinion: Amid COVID closures, executions in 2020 dropped to lowest level in 30 years" (12/16/2020)

The Virginian Pilot: "A Lie Sent Her to Prison" (10/30/2020)

The Atlantic: "The Other Police Violence" (September 2020)

The New York Times: "The Roots of Wrongful Convictions" (9/16/2020)

The Washington Post: "Half of Wrongful Convictions Due to Misconduct" (9/16/2020)

The Associated Press:  "Report: Alarming Rates of Official Misconduct" (9/15/2020)

WGBH:  "Boston's Shameful History" (6/9/2020)

Reason: "Short Circuit: A Roundup of Recent Federal Court Decisions" (5/29/2020)

The Appeal: "I'm Pretty Sure I Should Be Going Home" (5/25/2020)

CBS News:  "Missouri Prosecutors' Unit that Tried Inmate Scheduled to Die is Linked to Wrongful Convictions, Innocence Project Says" (5/19/2020)

Law360: "Mo. Exoneration Bid Tests Limits of Prosecutorial Power" (5/18/2020)

WHYY Radio: "He was Exonerated After Serving 40 Years in Prison. What does the State of Delaware Owe Him?" (5/13/2020)

The American Conservative: "We Could All be General Michael Flynn Tomorrow" (5/11/2020) 

Colorado Sentinel: "Aurora Region Attorney Expand Eligibility Criteria for Review Applications Open to the Wrongfully Convicted" (4/29/2020) 

Milwaukee Independent: "With Coronavirus in Our Prisons and Jails, Do All Lives Still Matter?" (4/28/2020)

The New Republic: "He Was Wrongly Imprisoned for 25 Years. It Wasn't DNA Evidence That Got Him Out" (4/22/2020) 

The New York Times: "A police officer's Word Convicted Them. Now He's Charged with Murder." (2/26/2020)

The New Yorker: "A Murder Trial In Reverse" (2/24/2020)

NBC News: "Groveland Four, the black men pardoned after 1949 rape accusation, honored with memorial" (2/21/2020)

LiveScience: "Why do people confess to crimes they didn't commit?(2/15/2020)

ABC News:Man's case becomes 268th tossed conviction in state's history(2/12/2020) 

The Washington Post: "A rape kit that sat untested for decades just exonerated a wrongfully convicted man" (1/29/2020)


New York Review of Books: Jailed by Bad Science(12/19/2019) 

The Washington Post:We need to fix forensics. But How?” (6-part series6/20/2019-8/26/2019) 

The Intercept: "21,000 Years Lost and Counting: Prosecutors are Working to Clear Wrongful Convictions, but Their Record is Mixed" (4/24/19)

The New York Times: "A Leading Cause for Wrongful Convictions: Experts Overstating Forensic Results" (4/20/19)

Reason: "U.S. Prisoners Have Lost a Combined 20,000 Years of Life to False Convictions" (4/10/19)

WTTW - Chicago Public Media: "Illinois Leads Nation in Exonerations After Police Corruption Scandal" (4/9/19)

Chicago Sun-Times: "Nearly 50 people in Illinois were exonerated of crimes in 2018, top in US" (4/9/19)


The Washington Post: "Report: Wrongful convictions have stolen at least 20,000 years from innocent defendants" (9/10/18)

The Hill: "Good news, bad news for innocent people in prison" (3/18/18)

NBC News: "More exonerations are driven by police and prosecutor misconduct" (3/14/18)

The New York Times: "False Confessions, Mistaken Witnesses, Corrupt Investigators: Why 139 Innocent People Went to Jail" (3/14/18)

The Texas Tribune: "Fewer exonerations in Texas' Harris County drove national rate lower too, study finds" (3/14/18)

NPR: "Fewer Innocent Inmates Were Released From Prison In 2017, Study Says" (3/14/18)


BuzzFeed: "Why William Varnado Lied" (3/21/17)

NBC News: "How One Texas County Drove a Record Rise in Exonerations" (3/8/17)

The New York Times: "Black People More Likely to Be Wrongfully Convicted of Murder, Study Shows" (3/7/17)

Los Angeles Times: "When Wrongful Convictions Affect Blacks More Than Whites, Can We Call it a Justice System?" (3/7/17)

NPR and WBUR's Here & Now: "Reports Find Record Number of Exonerations, and Race Plays a Major Role" (3/7/17)

Vox: "Study: Black People are 7 Times More Likely Than White People to be Wrongly Convicted of Murder" (3/7/17)


Wall Street Journal: "For Victims’ Families, the Torment of Exoneration" (11/7/16)

McClatchy DC: "Why 2015 was a record year for the wrongfully convicted" and "Prosecutors look to free the innocent – but won't release findings" (8/18/16)

Take Part: "The Proven Way to Keep More Innocent Teens From Confessing to Murder (and Why Police Won't Adopt It)" (6/17/16)

The Marshall Project: "For 50 Years, You've Had "The Right to Remain Silent"(6/12/16)

New York Times: "Prisoners Exonerated, Prosecutors Exposed" (2/12/16)

USA Today: "Alberto Gonzales: Justice system wrongs too many" (2/10/16)

Washington Post: "The Uptick in Exonerations Highlights Problems in Our Criminal-Justice System" (2/5/16)

The New York Times: "Record Number of False Convictions Overturned in 2015" (2/3/16)

Guardian: "Nearly Three People a Week in US Exonerated of Crimes Last Year" (2/3/16)

Associated Press: "Report Finds Record Number of US Exonerations in 2015" (2/3/16)


Take Part: "The Curious Cases of Pleading Guilty While Innocent" (11/20/15)

The Washington Post: "The Staggering Number of Wrongful Convictions In America" (7/24/15)

Associated Press (Houston Chronicle): Record number of exonerations driven by Texas drug cases(1/27/15)

US News & World Report: 2014 a Record Year for Exonerations, Report Finds” (1/27/15)

Huffington Post: Exonerations Of The Wrongfully Convicted Hit Record High In The U.S. In 2014(1/27/15)

USA Today: Exonerations hit record high in 2014” (1/27/15)

Time: The U.S. Is Exonerating More People Than Ever” (1/27/15)

The Washington Post: Record number of exonerations in the U.S., report says” (1/29/15)

Houston Chronicle: "DA, county officials meet on drug policy(2/11/15)


The New York Times:  “Study puts Exonerations at Record Level in U.S. (2/4/14)

Associated Press: Prosecutors Help Set Record Number of Exonerations” (2/4/14)

Reuters: U.S. criminals exonerated in 2013 climbs to record high: study (2/4/14)

National Public Radio’s Here and Now: Study Shows Record Number of Criminal Exonerations” (2/4/14)

Time:Record Number of U.S. Prisoners Exonerated in 2013” (2/4/14)

Huffington Post: A Record Number Of Inmates Were Exonerated Last Year For Crimes They Didn't Commit (2/4/14)

The Atlantic: Why Some States Still Fight the Exoneration of the Innocent (2/6/14)


Huffington Post: “National Registry Of Exonerations Sees Prosecutors And Police Give More Help To Wrongly Convicted” (4/5/13)

National Public Radio’s Talk of the Nation: Life After Exoneration, For The Victims On Both Sides(4/15/13)

NBC News: Law enforcement leads the way in overturning bad convictions, group says” (4/3/13)


Associated Press: Study: 2,000 convicted then exonerated in 23 years” (5/20/12)

Los Angeles Times: Registry tallies over 2,000 wrongful convictions since 1989 (5/20/12)

Huffington Post: National Registry Of Exonerations: More Than 2,000 People Freed After Wrongful Convictions (5/21/12)

USA Today:  “New database tracks exonerations in USA” (5/21/12)

CNN:More than 2,000 wrongfully convicted people exonerated in 23 years, researchers say” (5/21/12)

National Public Radio’s All Things Considered: "Exoneration List Shows Patterns In False Convictions(5/22/12)