Many More Exonerations and False Convictions than Previously Found, But Only “the Tip of the Iceberg”
- Published on Monday, 09 July 2012 15:01
- Written by Advocates For Ajay
There have been over 2000 exonerations of wrongful convictions in the past 23 years and that number is growing every year. The problems with these wrongful convictions can be false identification, false confessions, and perjury by witnesses. This article by David Greenwald of the Vanguard Court Watch of Yolo County cites data from the National Registry of Exonerations to explain why wrongful convictions have occurred. Click here to read the full article.