Shining Light on Wrongful Convictions
Wrongful convictions can have a lifelong impact on individuals who have been wrongfully convicted, the original victims of crime, and their families, but this side of wrongful convictions is rarely discussed and not fully understood.
In addition to investing in forensic and social science research to prevent and resolve wrongful convictions, we’re working to build knowledge about impact. In a new Director’s Corner, Director Nancy Rodriguez summarizes what we’ve learned from a listening session with exonerees and original victims about their experiences and needs.
Read the Director’s Corner and session meeting notes.