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Pennsylvania Innocence Project works to exonerate those convicted of crimes they did not commit and to prevent innocent people from being convicted.

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  • Letitia Smallwood

    UPDATE: In May 2015, Cumberland County Judge Edward Guido reversed Teri’s conviction citing the change in arson science as “new evidence” that could have changed the outcome of her trial. […]

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  • Tyrone Jones

    UPDATE (2016): Tyrone Jones was paroled and walked out of prison on September 1, 2016. Although his conviction remains part of his record, Ty is home with his family and […]

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  • Shaurn Thomas

    UPDATE: We presented all of the evidence to the PCRA Court, asking that Shaurn get a new trial. We didn’t even get a hearing. The judge found that Shaurn was […]

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  • Eugene Gilyard

    On November 15, 2013, Eugene Gilyard and Lance Felder were released from state prison after serving 15 years for a murder neither man committed. In March, 2014, the Philadelphia District […]

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  • Greg Brown

    UPDATE: Judge Williams ordered a full evidentiary hearing for Greg, where we presented witnesses who confirmed that when they testified against Greg, despite their testimony to the contrary, they had an […]

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