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California Innocence Project

Series produced by KHSU

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Securing the release of wrongly incarcerated people.

The California Innocence Project (CIP) is a law school clinical program at California Western School of Law dedicated to releasing wrongfully convicted inmates. Founded in 1999, CIP reviews more than 2,000 claims of innocence from California inmates each year. The Project has secured the release of many innocent people who otherwise may have spent the rest of their lives in prison.

2 Pieces

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Justin Brooks, co-founder of the California Innocence Project, discusses the origins of this effort to free unjustly incarcerated people.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 01:58
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An innocent woman discusses re-entering her world outside of prison. She addresses the painful time spent away from her children and new possibilit...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 04:56