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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: Shaurn was released from prison on May 23, 2017. The Philadelphia District Attorney agreed to vacate his conviction when they uncovered 36 pages of witness statements that had never been provided before. […]

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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

    THE CASE: On February 14, 1995, the City of Pittsburgh suffered a tremendous loss when 3 firefighters died while trying to put out a fire at a home on Bricelyn Street.  […]

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