- On Friday, DNA testing exonerated Joseph Sledge, who spent 37 years in North Carolina prisons for two murder he did not commit.
- John Grega, a New York man exonerated in 2012 of killing his wife after spending 18 years in prison, sadly died in a car crash on Friday.
- Hopeful steps in China’s legal reforms to reduce wrongful convictions
- In New Zealand, exoneree David Bain continues his 5 year quest for compensation
- Death row exonerees in Japan push for reforms in Japan’s criminal justice system
- In Mongolia, parents of wrongfully executed innocent teenager file suit against police, prosecutors and judge responsible.
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Justin BrooksProfessor, California Western School of Law; Director, California Innocence ProjectOrder his book Wrongful Convictions Cases & Materials 2d ed. here
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Daniel EhighaluaNigerian Barrister; Project Director, Innocence Project Nigeria
Phil LockeScience and Technology Advisor, Ohio Innocence Project and Duke Law Wrongful Convictions Clinic
Dr. Carole McCartneyReader in Law, Faculty of Business and Law, Northumbria University
Nancy PetroAuthor and Advocate Order her book False Justice here
Shiyuan HuangAssociate Professor, Shandong University Law School; Visiting Scholar, University of Cincinnati College of Law Presumed Guilty here