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Actual Innocence Clinic at The University of Texas School of Law

Actual Innocence Clinic at The University of Texas School of Law
University of Texas School of Law
727 East Dean Keeton Street
Austin, TX 78705

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Alaska Innocence Project

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Alaska Innocence Project
P.O. Box 201656
Anchorage, AK 99520

Phone: 907-279-0454
Email: info@alaskainnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Alaska
  • Two or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Will consider Child Abuse Cases

Arizona Innocence Project

Arizona Innocence Project
Northern Arizona University
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
P.O. Box 15005
Flagstaff, AZ 86011

Phone: 928-523-7028
Email: ArizonaInnocenceProject@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Arizona
  • Eight or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome and Child Abuse Cases

Arizona Justice Project

Logo - Arizona  Innocence ProjectArizona Justice Project
c/o Arizona State University
Mail code 4420
411 North Central Avenue, Suite 600
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: 602-496-0286
Email: info@azjusticeproject.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cannot currently be represented or be entitled to representation
  • Must be an indigent Arizona inmate
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Will consider Child Abuse Cases

Association in Defense of the Wrongly Convicted (AIDWYC)

Association in Defense of the Wrongly Convicted (AIDWYC)
111 Peter Street, Suite 626
Toronto, Ontario M5V 2H1
Canada

Phone: 800-249-1329
Fax: 416-203-9088

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

California Innocence Project

Logo - California Innocence ProjectCalifornia Innocence Project
California Western School of Law
Institute for Criminal Defense Advocacy
225 Cedar Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Phone: 619-525-1485
Fax: 619-615-1443

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Southern California: Imperial County, Kern County, Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, San Diego  County, San Luis Obispo County, Santa Barbara County, and Ventura County
  • Three or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases

Center on Wrongful Convictions

Logo - Center on Wrongful ConvictionsCenter on Wrongful Convictions
Northwestern University
School of Law
Bluhm Legal Clinic
375 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: 312-503-8576
Fax: 312-502-8977

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in the United States
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

Committee for Public Counsel Services Innocence Program

Committee for Public Counsel Services Innocence Program
21 McGrath Highway
Somerville, MA 02143

Phone: 617-623-0591
Fax: 617-623-0936

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Massachusetts
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Connecticut Innocence Project

Connecticut Innocence Project
2275 Silas Deane Highway
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Phone: 860-258-4940

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Connecticut
  • Five or more years left to serve with at least a 10-year sentence
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases

Georgia Innocence Project

Logo - Georgia Innocence ProjectGeorgia Innocence Project
2645 North Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033

Phone: 404-373-4433

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Georgia
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA Cases (Will consider all forensic evidence cases)
  • Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

Griffith University Innocence Project

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Griffith University Innocence Project
Griffith Law School
Gold Coast Campus
Griffith University
Queensland, Australia 4222

Phone: +61-7-55-528527

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Australia (primarily northern, eastern and southern Australia)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Hawai'i Innocence Project

Logo - Hawaii Innocence ProjectHawai’i Innocence Project
University of Hawai’i
School of Law
2515 Dole Street
Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone: 808-956-6547

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Hawaii
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

 

Idaho Innocence Project

Logo - Idaho Innocence ProjectIdaho Innocence Project
Biology Department
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725

Phone: 208-426-4219
Fax: 208-426-1040

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Idaho and eastern Oregon
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and non-DNA cases

Illinois Innocence Project

Illinois Innocence Project
University of Illinois at Springfield
Institute for Legal and Policy Studies
One University Plaza
MS Public Affairs Center 451
Springfield, IL 62703

Phone: 217-206-6569
Email: innocenceproj@uis.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Illinois
  • Four or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

Innocence & Justice Project at the University of New Mexico School of Law

Logo - New Mexico Innocence  Justice ProjectInnocence and Justice Project at the University of New Mexico School of Law
1117 Stanford NE
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 88112

Phone: 505-277-2671
Fax: 505-277-4367

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New Mexico
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Innocence Project

Logo - Innocence ProjectInnocence Project
40 Worth St., Suite 701
New York, NY 10013

Phone: 212-364-5340
Fax: 212-364-5341

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the United States
  • currently not reviewing cases from: CaliforniaOhio, Washington, and Wisconsin.
  • DNA cases only
  • no sentence requirements

Innocence Project Argentina

Logo - Innocence Project ArgentinaInnocence Project Argentina
Cabello 3644
Buenos Aires, C1425APN
Argentina

Phone: +54(11) 4802-4218

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Argentina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases

Innocence Project at UVA School of Law

Innocence Project at UVA School of Law
580 Massie Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22901

Phone: 434-924-7315

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Virginia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Innocence Project of France

Innocence Project of France
3 Place des Celestins
69002 Lyon
France

Phone: 336-81-82-0292

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in France
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements

Innocence Project of Minnesota

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1600 Utica Avenue, Ste 140
St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Phone: 651-523-3152
Fax: 651-523-3042

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota
  • DNA (Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota) and non-DNA (Minnesota) cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Innocence Project New Orleans

Logo -  Innocence Project of New OrleansInnocence Project New Orleans
4051 Ulloa Street
New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone: 504-943-1902
Fax: 504-943-1905

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Louisiana and South Mississippi
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • 10 or more years left to serve

 

Innocence Project New Zealand

Innocence Project New Zealand
Department of Psychology, University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

Phone: +64 3 479-4002

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New Zealand
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Innocence Project Northwest Clinic

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Innocence Project Northwest Clinic
University of Washington School of Law
William H. Gates Hall, Suite 265
P.O. Box 85110
Seattle, WA 89145-1110

Phone: 206-616-8792

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Washington (state)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • five or more years left to serve

 

Innocence Project of Florida

IPF Logo_adjustedInnocence Project of Florida
1100 East Park Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Phone: 850-561-6767
Fax: 850-561-5077

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Florida
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

Innocence Project of Iowa

Logo -  Innocence Project of iowaInnocence Project of Iowa
19 South 7th Street
Estherville, Iowa 51334

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Iowa
  • No sentence requirements (Preference for substantial sentence lengths)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases

Innocence Project of Texas

Innocence Project of Texas
1511 Texas Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79409

Phone: 806-744-6525
Fax: 806-744-6480

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College

Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College
Griffith College
South Circular Road
Dublin 8
Ireland

Phone: 353-1-416-3372

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the Republic of Ireland
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements

Italy Innocence Project

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Italy Innocence Project
c/o Prof. Luca Luparia
Department of Law
Via Festa del Perdono n. 7
Milan 20122
Italy

Phone: +39-3336266137
Email: info@italyinnocenceproject.org

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Italy
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

Justicia Reinvindicada - Puerto Rico Innocence Project

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Justicia Reinvindicada – Puerto Rico Innocence Project
Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico
Facultad de Derecho
PO Box 70351
San Juan, PR  00936-70351

Phone: 787 -751-1912 ext. 2000

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Puerto Rico
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Kentucky Innocence Project

Logo - Kentucky Innocence ProjectKentucky Innocence Project
Department of Public Advocacy
100 Fair Oaks Lane, Ste. 301
Frankfort, KY 40601

Phone: 502-564-3948

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Kentucky
  • A minimum ten year sentence
  • A minimum of three years until eligible to go before the parole board, or if parole has been deferred, and a minimum of three years to the next appearance before the board
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

Knoops' Innocence Project

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Knoops’ Innocence Project
Concertgebouwplein 25
1071 LM Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Phone: +31(0)20-470-51-51

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the Netherlands (will accept cases from countries inside and outside of Europe as well)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

Life After Innocence

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Life After Innocence
Loyola University
School of Law
Philip H. Corby Law Center
25 East Pearson Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Email: lifeafterinnocence@luc.edu

Services provided:

  • Illinois exonerees only
  • Post-exoneree legal and social support from both DNA and Non-DNA Cases

 

Loyola Law School Project for the Innocent

Loyola Law School Project for the Innocent
Loyola Law School
919 Albany Street
Los Angeles, California 90015

Phone: 213-736-8141

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Southern California
  • Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome, Child Abuse and cases involving gang-related crimes.

Michigan Innocence Clinic

Michigan Innocence Clinic
701 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Phone: 734-763-9353
Fax: 734-764-8242

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • non-DNA cases only
  • no sentence requirements

 

Michigan State Appellate Defender Office - Wrongful Conviction Units

Michigan State Appellate Defender Office – Wrongful Conviction Units
Suite 3300 Penobscot
645 Griswold Street
Detroit, MI 48226

Phone: 313-256-9883
Fax: 313-965-0372

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project

midatlanticiplogoMid-Atlantic Innocence Project
The George Washington University School of Law
2000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: 202-994-4586

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases

Midwest Innocence Project

PrintMidwest Innocence Project
605 West 47th Street, Suite 222
Kansas City, MO 64112

Phone: 816-221-2166
Email: office@themip.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases

Mississippi Innocence Project

Logo - Mississippi Innocence ProjectMississippi Innocence Project
University of Mississippi School of Law
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677

Phone: 662-915-5206

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Mississippi and Northern Louisiana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Montana Innocence Project

Logo---Montana-Innocence-ProjectMontana Innocence Project
P.O. Box 7607
Missoula, MT 59807

Phone: 406-544-6698

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Montana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Nebraska Innocence Project

Nebraska Innocence Project
P.O. Box 24183
Omaha, NE 68124

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Nebraska
  • DNA cases only
  • must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome and child abuse cases (with DNA)

 

New England Innocence Project

New England Innocence Project
160 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 617-830-7683
Email: operations@newenglandinnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases adjudicated in one of the six New England states (Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut) in which the inmate has a claim of factual innocence
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases

New York Law School Post-Conviction Innocence Clinic

New York Law School Post-Conviction Innocence Clinic
New York Law School
Legal Services
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013

Phone: 212-431-2813

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New York
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

North Carolina Center on Actual Innocence

North Carolina Center on Actual Innocence
P.O. Box 52446
Shannon Plaza Station
Durham, NC 27717-2446

Phone: 919-489-3268
Fax: 919-489-3285

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • typically limit to those in custody, but exceptions are made
  • will consider arson and shaken baby syndrome cases, and may consider child abuse cases

 

Northern California Innocence Project

Logo - Northern California Innocence ProjectNorthern California Innocence Project
Santa Clara University
School of Law
900 Lafayette Street, Suite 105
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Phone: 408-554-4790
Email: ncip@scu.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Northern California
  • Three or more years left to serve (generally)
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome and Child Abuse Cases

Office of the Ohio Public Defender, Wrongful Conviction Project

Office of the Ohio Public Defender, Wrongful Conviction Project
250 East Broad Street
Suite 1400
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: 614-466-5394
Fax: 614-644-0708

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • non-DNA cases only
  • 10 or more years left to serve

Innocence Project South Africa

Innocence Project South Africa
PO Box 927
Cape Town, 8000
South Africa

Phone: +27 (0) 79 0372 858

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in South Africa
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Office of the Public Defender, State of Delaware

Office of the Public Defender, State of Delaware
Carvel State Office Building
820 North French Street, 3rd Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801

Phone: 302-577-5160

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Delaware
  • DNA Cases Only

Ohio Innocence Project

Ohio Innocence Project
University of Cincinnati College of Law
P.O. Box 210040
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0020

Phone: 513-556-0752

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Oklahoma Innocence Project

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Oklahoma Innocence Project
Oklahoma City University School of Law
2501 N. Blackwelder
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106

Phone: 405-208-6161

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Oklahoma
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Osgoode Hall Innocence Project

Logo - Osgoode Hall Innocence Project Osgoode Hall Innocence Project
Osgoode Hall Law School at York University
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Canada

Phone: 416-736-5595 

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Ontario (Canada)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Pennsylvania Innocence Project

Pennsylvania Innocence Project
Temple University Beasley School of Law
1719 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Phone: 215-204-4255

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Pennsylvania
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements
  • will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome, and child abuse cases

 

Reinvestigation Project

Reinvestigation Project
Office of the Appellate Defender
11 Park Place, Suite 1601
New York, NY 10007

Phone: 212-402-4100
Fax: 212-402-4199

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New York where client is assigned to OAD on appeal
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements

Resurrection After Exoneration

Logo - RAE Resurrection after ExonerationResurrection After Exoneration
3301 Chartres Street
New Orleans, LA 70117

Phone: 504-943-1902
Fax: 504-943-1905

Services provided:

  • exoneree-led organization that provides housing, job training and employment-readiness skills, computer training, counseling and healthcare for exonerees in the southeastern U.S. (Louisiana, Texas and Mississippi)

 

Rocky Mountain Innocence Center

Rocky Mountain Innocence Center
358 South 700 East, B235
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Phone: 801-355-1888

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • seven or more years left to serve

 

Sellenger Centre Criminal Justice Review Project

Sellenger Centre Criminal Justice Review Project
The School of Law and Justice
Edith Cowan University
270 Joondalup Drive
Joondalup, WA 6027
Australia

Phone: 08-6304-5415

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Australia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

Taiwan Association for Innocence

Logo---Taiwan-Association-for-InnocenceTaiwan Association for Innocence
10F.-2, No.26, Sec. 2,
Minquan E. Rd.
Zhongshan Dist., Taipei City 104,
Tawain

Phone: +886-2-25418561

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Taiwan
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

The Duke Center for Criminal Justice & Professional Responsibility

The Duke Center for Criminal Justice and Professional Responsibility
Duke University School of Law
210 Science Drive
P.O. Box 90360
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: 919-613-7241
Fax: 919-613-7158

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • three or more years left to serve

The Exoneration Initiative

Logo - The Exoneration InitiativeThe Exoneration Initiative
233 Broadway, Suite 2370
New York, NY 10279

Phone: 212-965-9335
Fax: 212-965-9375

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New York
  • DNA and non-DNA cases (specializes in non-DNA)
  • no sentence requirements

The Israeli Public Defender

The Israeli Public Defender
4 Henrietta Sold Street
Tel-Aviv, 61332
Israel

Phone: 972-3-693-2609
Fax: 972-3-693-2617

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Israel
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Thomas M. Cooley Law School Innocence Project

Thomas M. Cooley Law School Innocence Project
300 S. Capitol Ave.
P.O. Box 13038
Lansing, MI 48901

Phone: 517-371-5140

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA cases only
  • must be in custody, but no time requirement

Thurgood Marshall School of Law Innocence Project

Logo - Thurgood Marshall Innocence ProjectThurgood Marshall School of Law Innocence Project
3100 Cleburne Street
Houston, TX 77004

Phone: 713-313-1139

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

University of Baltimore Innocence Project Clinic

University of Baltimore Innocence Project Clinic
1420 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Phone: 410-837-6543
Fax: 410-837-4776

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Maryland
  • DNA and non-DNA cases

 

University of British Columbia Law Innocence Project

Logo - University of British Columbia Law Innocence ProjectUniversity of British Columbia Law Innocence Project
1822 East Mall
Vancouver, B.C. V6T-1Z1
Canada

Phone: 604-822-3151

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in British Columbia (Canada)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

University of Miami Law Innocence Clinic

University of Miami Law Innocence Clinic
3000 Biscayne Blvd., Suite. 100
Miami, FL 33137

Phone: 305-284-8115
Email: umwrongfulconvictions@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Florida
  • Nine or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

Wake Forest University Law School Innocence and Justice Clinic

Wake Forest University Law School Innocence and Justice Clinic
1834 Wake Forest Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Phone: 336-758-6111
Fax: 336-758-4496

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

West Virginia Innocence Project

Logo---West-Virginia-Innocence-ProjectWest Virginia Innocence Project
West Virginia University College of Law
P.O. Box 6130
Morgantown, WV 26506

Phone: 304-293-7294
Fax: 608-263-3380

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in West Virginia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • three or more years left to serve
  • will consider arson and shaken baby syndrome cases

 

Wisconsin Innocence Project

Wisconsin Innocence Project
University of Wisconsin — Madison
975 Bascom Mall
Madison, WI 53706-1399

Phone: 608-265-1160
Fax: 608-263-3380

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Wisconsin (will look at cases from neighboring states, or beyond in exceptional circumstances)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • will look at arson and shaken baby syndrome cases, and may consider child abuse cases

 

 

Witness to Innocence

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Witness to Innocence
1501 Cherry Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Phone: 267-519-4584

Services provided:

  • National membership organization of death row survivors
  • Advocacy and public education to end the death penalty; provides peer support for death row exonerees

 

 

 

Wrongful Conviction Clinic at Indiana University

Wrongful Conviction Clinic at Indiana University
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law​
Wrongful Conviction Clinic – Suite 111
530 West New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Phone: 317-274-5551

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Indiana
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases (Preference for DNA Cases)
  • Will consider Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome, and Child Abuse Cases

 

 

Innocence Network member organizations by area served

Alaska

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Alaska Innocence Project
P.O. Box 201656
Anchorage, AK 99520

Phone: 907-279-0454
Email: info@alaskainnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Alaska
  • Two or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Will consider Child Abuse Cases 

Alabama

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Georgia Innocence Project
2645 North Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033

Phone: 404-373-4433

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Georgia and Alabama
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA Cases (Will consider all forensic evidence cases)
  • Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases  

Arizona


Arizona Innocence Project
Northern Arizona University
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
P.O. Box 15005
Flagstaff, AZ 86011

Phone: 928-523-7028
Email: ArizonaInnocenceProject@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Arizona
  • Eight or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome and Child Abuse Cases

 

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Arizona Justice Project
c/o Arizona State University
Mail code 4420
411 North Central Avenue, Suite 600
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: 602-496-0286
Email: info@azjusticeproject.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cannot currently be represented or be entitled to representation
  • Must be an indigent Arizona inmate
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Will consider Child Abuse Cases  

Arkansas

PrintMidwest Innocence Project
605 West 47th Street
Suite 222
Kansas City, MO 64112

Phone: 816-221-2166
Email: office@themip.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases 

California

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California Innocence Project
California Western School of Law Institute for Criminal Defense Advocacy
225 Cedar Street
San Diego, CA 92101

Phone: 619-525-1485
Fax: 619-615-1443

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Southern California: Imperial County, Kern County, Los Angeles County,Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, San Diego  County, San Luis Obispo County, Santa Barbara County, and Ventura County
  • Three or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases

 

Loyola Law School Project for the Innocent
Loyola Law School
919 Albany Street
Los Angeles, California 90015

Phone: 213-736-8141

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Southern California
  • Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome, Child Abuse and cases involving gang-related crimes.

 

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Northern California Innocence Project

Santa Clara University School of Law
900 Lafayette Street, Suite 105
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Phone: 408-554-4790
Email: ncip@scu.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Northern California
  • Three or more years left to serve (generally)
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome and Child Abuse Cases 

Colorado

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Innocence Project
40 Worth St., Suite 701
New York, NY 10013

Phone: 212-364-5340
Fax: 212-364-5341

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the United States
  • currently not reviewing cases from: California, Ohio, Washington, and Wisconsin.
  • DNA cases only
  • no sentence requirements 

Connecticut 

Connecticut Innocence Project
2275 Silas Deane Highway
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Phone: 860-258-4940

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Connecticut
  • Five or more years left to serve with at least a 10-year sentence
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases

 

New England Innocence Project 
160 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 617-830-7683

Email: operations@newenglandinnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases adjudicated in one of the six New England states (Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut) in which the inmate has a claim of factual innocence
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases  

 

Delaware

Office of the Public Defender, State of Delaware
Carvel State Office Building
820 North French Street, 3rd Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801

Phone: 302-577-5160

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Delaware
  • DNA Cases Only  

District of Columbia

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The George Washington University School of Law
2000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: 202-994-4586

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases 

Florida

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1100 East Park Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Phone: 850-561-6767
Fax: 850-561-5077

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Florida
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

 

University of Miami Law Innocence Clinic
3000 Biscayne Blvd., Suite. 100
Miami, FL 33137

Phone: 305-284-8115
Email: umwrongfulconvictions@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Florida
  • Nine or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

Georgia

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2645 North Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033

Phone: 404-373-4433

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Georgia and Alabama
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA Cases (Will consider all forensic evidence cases)
  • Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases 

Hawai’i

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University of Hawai’i School of Law
2515 Dole Street
Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone: 808-956-6547

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Hawaii
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases  

Idaho

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Biology Department
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725

Phone: 208-426-4219
Fax: 208-426-1040

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Idaho and eastern Oregon
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and non-DNA cases  

Illinois

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Life After Innocence

Loyola University School of Law
Philip H. Corby Law Center
25 East Pearson Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Email: lifeafterinnocence@luc.edu

Services Provided:

  • Illinois exonerees only
  • Post-exoneree legal and social support from both DNA and Non-DNA Cases

 

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Northwestern University School of Law
Bluhm Legal Clinic
375 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: 312-503-8576
Fax: 312-502-8977

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in the United States
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases

 

Illinois Innocence Project
Institute for Legal and Policy Studies
University of Illinois at Springfield
One University Plaza, MS PAC451
Springfield, IL 62703-5407

Phone: 217-206-6569

Email: innocenceproj@uis.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Illinois
  • Four or more years left to serve
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases 

 

Indiana

Wrongful Conviction Clinic at Indiana University
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law​
Wrongful Conviction Clinic – Suite 111
530 West New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Phone: 317-274-5551

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Indiana
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases (Preference for DNA Cases)
  • Will consider Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome, and Child Abuse Cases 

 

Iowa

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Innocence Project of Iowa

19 South 7th Street
Estherville, Iowa 51334

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Iowa
  • No sentence requirements (Preference for substantial sentence lengths)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases

PrintMidwest Innocence Project
605 West 47th Street, Suite 222
Kansas City, MO 64112

Phone: 816-221-2166
Email: office@themip.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases  

Kansas

PrintMidwest Innocence Project
605 West 47th Street, Suite 222
Kansas City, MO 64112

Phone: 816-221-2166
Email: office@themip.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases 

Kentucky

 

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Kentucky Innocence Project
Department of Public Advocacy
100 Fair Oaks Lane, Ste. 301
Frankfort, KY 40601

Phone: 502-564-3948

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Kentucky
  • A minimum ten year sentence
  • A minimum of three years until eligible to go before the parole board, or if parole has been deferred, and a minimum of three years to the next appearance before the board
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases 

Louisiana 

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Innocence Project New Orleans
4051 Ulloa Street
New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone: 504-943-1902
Fax: 504-943-1905

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Louisiana and South Mississippi
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • 10 or more years left to serve

 

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Resurrection after Exoneration
1212 St. Bernard Ave
New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: 504-302-1940
Fax: 504-875-4829

Services Provided:

  • exoneree-led organization that provides housing, job training and employment-readiness skill, computer training, counseling and healthcare for exonerees in the southeast U.S. (Louisiana, Texas and Mississippi) 

Maine 

New England Innocence Project 
160 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 617-830-7683

Email: operations@newenglandinnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases adjudicated in one of the six New England states (Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut) in which the inmate has a claim of factual innocence
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases  

 

Maryland

University of Baltimore Innocence Project Clinic
1420 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Phone: 410-837-6543
Fax: 410-837-4776

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Maryland
  • DNA and non-DNA cases

 

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Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project
The George Washington University School of Law
2000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: 202-994-4586

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases 

 

Massachusetts 

Committee for Public Counsel Services Innocence Program
21 McGrath Highway
Somerville, MA 02143

Phone: 617-623-0591
Fax: 617-623-0936

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Massachusetts
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

New England Innocence Project 
160 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 617-830-7683

Email: operations@newenglandinnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases adjudicated in one of the six New England states (Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut) in which the inmate has a claim of factual innocence
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases  

 

Michigan

Thomas M. Cooley Law School Innocence Project
300 S. Capitol Ave.
P.O. Box 13038
Lansing, MI 48901

Phone: 517-371-5140

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA cases only
  • must be in custody, but no time requirement

 


Michigan Innocence Clinic
701 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Phone: 734-763-9353
Fax: 734-764-8242

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • non-DNA cases only
  • no sentence requirements

 

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Michigan State Appellate Defender Office – Wrongful Conviction Units

Suite 3300 Penobscot
645 Griswold Street
Detroit, MI 48226

Phone: 313-256-9883
Fax: 313-965-0372

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Minnesota

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1600 Utica Avenue, Ste 140
St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Phone: 651-523-3152
Fax: 651-523-3042

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota
  • DNA (Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota) and non-DNA (Minnesota) cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Mississippi 

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Mississippi Innocence Project
University of Mississippi School of Law
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677

Phone: 662-915-5206

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Mississippi and Northern Louisiana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

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Innocence Project New Orleans
4051 Ulloa Street
New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone: 504-943-1902
Fax: 504-943-1905

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Louisiana and South Mississippi
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • 10 or more years left to serve 

Missouri

PrintMidwest Innocence Project
605 West 47th Street
Suite 222
Kansas City, MO 64112

Phone: 816-221-2166
Email: office@themip.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases 

Montana

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Montana Innocence Project
P.O. Box 7607
Missoula, MT 59807

Phone: 406-544-6698

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Montana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Nebraska

 

Nebraska Innocence Project
P.O. Box 24183
Omaha, NE 68124

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Nebraska
  • DNA cases only
  • must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome and child abuse cases (with DNA)

Nevada

Rocky Mountain Innocence Center
358 South 700 East, B235
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Phone: 801-355-1888

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • seven or more years left to serve 

New Hampshire 

New England Innocence Project 
160 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 617-830-7683

Email: operations@newenglandinnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases adjudicated in one of the six New England states (Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut) in which the inmate has a claim of factual innocence
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases  

 

New Mexico

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1117 Stanford NE
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 88112

Phone: 505-277-2671
Fax: 505-277-4367

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New Mexico
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

New York 

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The Exoneration Initiative
233 Broadway, Suite 2370
New York, NY 10279

Phone: 212-965-9335
Fax: 212-965-9375

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New York
  • DNA and non-DNA cases (specializes in non-DNA)
  • no sentence requirements

 

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Innocence Project
40 Worth St., Suite 701
New York, NY 10013

Phone: 212-364-5340
Fax: 212-364-5341

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the United States
  • currently not reviewing cases from: California, Ohio, Washington, and Wisconsin.
  • DNA cases only
  • no sentence requirements

 

New York Law School Post-Conviction Innocence Clinic
New York Law School
Legal Services
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013

Phone: 212-431-2813

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New York
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

 

Reinvestigation Project
Office of the Appellate Defender
11 Park Place, Suite 1601
New York, NY 10007

Phone: 212-402-4100
Fax: 212-402-4199

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in New York where client is assigned to OAD on appeal
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements

North Carolina

The Duke Center for Criminal Justice and Professional Responsibility
Duke University School of Law
210 Science Drive
P.O. Box 90360
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: 919-613-7241
Fax: 919-613-7158

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • three or more years left to serve

 

North Carolina Center on Actual Innocence
P.O. Box 52446
Shannon Plaza Station
Durham, NC 27717-2446

Phone: 919-489-3268
Fax: 919-489-3285

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • typically limit to those in custody, but exceptions are made
  • will consider arson and shaken baby syndrome cases, and may consider child abuse cases

 

Wake Forest University Law School Innocence and Justice Clinic
1834 Wake Forest Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Phone: 336-758-6111
Fax: 336-758-4496

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

North Dakota

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1600 Utica Avenue, Ste 140
St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Phone: 651-523-3152
Fax: 651-523-3042

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota
  • DNA (Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota) and non-DNA (Minnesota) cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Ohio 

Ohio Innocence Project
University of Cincinnati College of Law
P.O. Box 210040
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0020

Phone: 513-556-0752

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Office of the Ohio Public Defender, Wrongful Conviction Project
250 East Broad Street
Suite 1400
Columbus, OH 43215

Phone: 614-466-5394
Fax: 614-644-0708

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • non-DNA cases only
  • 10 or more years left to serve 

Oklahoma

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Oklahoma Innocence Project
Oklahoma City University School of Law
2501 N. Blackwelder
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106

Phone: 405-208-6161

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Oklahoma
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Innocence Project
Temple University Beasley School of Law
1719 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Phone: 215-204-4255

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Pennsylvania
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements
  • will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome, and child abuse cases

 

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Witness to Innocence
1501 Cherry Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Phone: 267-519-4584

Services Provided:

  • National membership organization of death row survivors
  • Advocacy and public education to end the death penalty; provides peer support for death row exonerees 

Puerto Rico

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Justicia Reinvindicada – Puerto Rico Innocence Project
Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico
Facultad de Derecho
PO Box 70351
San Juan, PR  00936-70351

Phone: 787 -751-1912 ext. 2000

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Puerto Rico
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Rhode Island 

New England Innocence Project 
160 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 617-830-7683

Email: operations@newenglandinnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases adjudicated in one of the six New England states (Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut) in which the inmate has a claim of factual innocence
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases  

 

South Carolina

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Innocence Project
40 Worth St., Suite 701
New York, NY 10013

Phone: 212-364-5340
Fax: 212-364-5341

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the United States
  • currently not reviewing cases from: California, Ohio, Washington, and Wisconsin.
  • DNA cases only
  • no sentence requirements

South Dakota 

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1600 Utica Avenue, Ste 140
St. Louis Park, MN 55416

Phone: 651-523-3152
Fax: 651-523-3042

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota
  • DNA (Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota) and non-DNA (Minnesota) cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Tennessee

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Innocence Project
40 Worth St., Suite 701
New York, NY 10013

Phone: 212-364-5340
Fax: 212-364-5341

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the United States
  • currently not reviewing cases from: California, Ohio, Washington, and Wisconsin.
  • DNA cases only
  • no sentence requirements

Texas

Innocence Project of Texas
1511 Texas Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79409

Phone: 806-744-6525
Fax: 806-744-6480

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Actual Innocence Clinic at The University of Texas School of Law
University of Texas School of Law
727 East Dean Keeton Street
Austin, TX 78705

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

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3100 Cleburne Street
Houston, TX 77004

Phone: 713-313-1139

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements  

Utah  

Rocky Mountain Innocence Center
358 South 700 East, B235
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Phone: 801-355-1888

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • seven or more years left to serve 

Vermont

New England Innocence Project 
160 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Phone: 617-830-7683

Email: operations@newenglandinnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases adjudicated in one of the six New England states (Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Connecticut) in which the inmate has a claim of factual innocence
  • Must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases  

 

Virginia

Innocence Project at UVA School of Law
580 Massie Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22901

Phone: 434-924-7315

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Virginia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

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Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project
The George Washington University School of Law
2000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: 202-994-4586

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • May consider Child Abuse Cases  

Washington 

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Innocence Project Northwest Clinic
University of Washington School of Law
William H. Gates Hall, Suite 265
P.O. Box 85110
Seattle, WA 89145-1110

Phone: 206-616-8792

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Washington (state)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • five or more years left to serve 

West Virginia

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West Virginia University College of Law
P.O. Box 6130
Morgantown, WV 26506

Phone: 304-293-7294
Fax: 608-263-3380

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in West Virginia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • three or more years left to serve
  • will consider arson and shaken baby syndrome cases  

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Innocence Project
University of Wisconsin — Madison
975 Bascom Mall
Madison, WI 53706-1399

Phone: 608-265-1160
Fax: 608-263-3380

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Wisconsin (will look at cases from neighboring states, or beyond in exceptional circumstances)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • must be in custody, but no time requirement
  • will look at arson and shaken baby syndrome cases, and may consider child abuse cases

Wyoming 

Rocky Mountain Innocence Center
358 South 700 East, B235
Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Phone: 801-355-1888

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • seven or more years left to serve  

Argentina 

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Innocence Project Argentina
Cabello 3644
Buenos Aires, C1425APN
Argentina

Phone: +54(11) 4802-4218

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Argentina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases 

Australia

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Griffith University Innocence Project
Griffith Law School
Gold Coast Campus
Griffith University
Queensland, Australia 4222

Phone: +61-7-55-528527

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Australia (primarily northern, eastern and southern Australia)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

Sellenger Centre Criminal Justice Review Project
The School of Law and Justice
Edith Cowan University
270 Joondalup Drive
Joondalup, WA 6027
Australia

Phone: 08-6304-5415

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Australia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements  

Canada

Association in Defense of the Wrongly Convicted (AIDWYC)
111 Peter Street, Suite 626
Toronto, Ontario M5V 2H1
Canada

Phone: 800-249-1329
Fax: 416-203-9088

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

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1822 East Mall
Vancouver, B.C. V6T-1Z1
Canada

Phone: 604-822-3151

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in British Columbia (Canada)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements

 

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Osgoode Hall Law School at York University
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Canada

Phone: 416-736-5595 

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Ontario (Canada)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

 

France

Innocence Project of France
3 Place des Celestins
69002 Lyon
France

Phone: 336-81-82-0292

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in France
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements 

Ireland

Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College
Griffith College
South Circular Road
Dublin 8
Ireland

Phone: 353-1-416-3372

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the Republic of Ireland
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements 

Israel

The Israeli Public Defender
4 Henrietta Sold Street
Tel-Aviv, 61332
Israel

Phone: 972-3-693-2609
Fax: 972-3-693-2617

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Israel
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements  

Italy

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Italy Innocence Project
c/o Prof. Luca Luparia
Department of Law
Via Festa del Perdono n. 7
Milan 20122
Italy

Phone: +39-3336266137
Email: info@italyinnocenceproject.org

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in Italy
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements  

The Netherlands 

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Knoops’ Innocence Project
Concertgebouwplein 25
1071 LM Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Phone: +31(0)20-470-51-51

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the Netherlands (will accept cases from countries inside and outside of Europe as well)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements 

New Zealand

Innocence Project New Zealand
Department of Psychology, University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

Phone: +64 3 479-4002

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New Zealand
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements 

Taiwan

Logo---Taiwan-Association-for-InnocenceTaiwan Association for Innocence
10F.-2, No.26, Sec. 2,
Minquan E. Rd.
Zhongshan Dist., Taipei City 104,
Tawain

Phone: +886-2-25418561

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Taiwan
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • no sentence requirements