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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
727 East Dean Keeton Street
Austin, TX 78705

Phone:(512) 471-1317

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Arson cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

After Innocence

After Innocence

After Innocence

Phone: 415-307-3386

jon@after-innocence.org

Post-exoneree legal and social support for both DNA and non-DNA cases

 

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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Will consider Child Abuse Cases
  • Clients must have two or more years left to serve on sentence

 

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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Child Sex Abuse Cases
  • Must have been convicted of a crime in the state of Arizona or, if federal, the incident occurred in Arizona
  • Minimum 3-5 years left on sentence

 

 

 

 

 

Boston College Innocence Program

BCIP
Boston College Innocence Program

885 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02458

Phone: 617-552-0236

Cases Accepted:

 

 

 

 

 

 

California Innocence Project

Logo - California Innocence ProjectCalifornia Innocence Project
California Western School of Law
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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Two or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Child Sex Abuse 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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Child Sex Abuse 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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Connecticut Innocence Project/Post-conviction Unit

Connecticut Innocence Project/Post-conviction Unit
2275 Silas Deane Highway
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Phone: 860-258-4940

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Connecticut
  • Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • 10 or more years left on sentence

 

 

 

Duke Center for Criminal Justice & Professional Responsibility

Duke Center for Criminal Justice and Professional Responsibility
Duke Law School
210 Science Drive
Box 90360
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: 919-613-7263
Fax: 919-613-7262

Email: ccjpr@law.duke.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Three or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

 

Exoneration Initiative

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

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

Email: info@exonerationinitiative.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New York
  • Non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

George C. Cochran Mississippi Innocence Project

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

Phone: 662-915-5207

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Mississippi and Northern Louisiana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome 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 and Alabama
  • DNA Cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

Griffith University Innocence Project

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

Phone: +61-7-555-27060

Email: innocence-project@griffith.edu.au

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Australia
  • DNA cases
  • Non-DNA cases in exceptional circumstances

 

 

 

 

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

Fax: (808)-443-0554

Email: innocenceprojecthawaii@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

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

 

 

 

 

Idaho Innocence Project

Logo - Idaho Innocence ProjectIdaho Innocence Project
Mail Stop 1515

Boise State University
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725

Phone: 208-426-4207
Fax: 208-426-1040

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Idaho and eastern Oregon
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Five or more years left on sentence
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases

 

 

 

Illinois Innocence Project

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

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

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Illinois
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Eight or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Particularly interested in applications from Spanish-speaking inmates who are in an Illinois prison, who are claiming actual innocence, and who have more than 8 years still to serve on their sentence

 

 

 

 

Innocence Canada

 

Innocence Canada

Innocence Canada
111 Peter Street, Suite 408
Toronto, Ontario M5V 2H1
Canada

Phone: 1-800-249-1329 or 416-504-7500 x 227

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse 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 MSC 11 6070
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-277-2146
Fax: 505-277-1043

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New Mexico
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

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:

 

 

 

 

Innocence Project Argentina

Logo - Innocence Project ArgentinaInnocence Project Argentina
Cabello 3644
C1425APN
CABA
Argentina

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Argentina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Minimum of five years left on sentence

Innocence Project at UVA School of Law

Innocence Project at UVA School of Law
580 Massie Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Clinic Phone: 434-924-3732

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Virginia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

 

Innocence Project London

Innocence Project London
University of Greenwich
School of Law
Queen Mary Court
Park Row
London
SE10 9LS
United Kingdom

Phone: +447403213748  

Cases Accepted:

  • DNA
  • Non-DNA
  • Arson
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Child Abuse
  • Murder 

 

Innocence Project of Minnesota

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1536 Hewitt Avenue MS-C1973
St. Paul, MN 55104

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
  • Minimum 4-5 years left on sentence
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

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
  • 5 or more years left to serve on sentence

 

 

 

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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases 

 

 

Innocence Project Northwest

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Innocence Project Northwest
University of Washington School of Law
P.O. Box 85110
Seattle, WA 98145-1110

Phone: 206-616-8792

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Washington (state)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Three or more years left to serve on sentence 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Child Sex Abuse 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
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements (Preference for substantial sentence lengths)
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Innocence Project of Texas

 

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Innocence Project of Texas
300 Burnett, Suite 160
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

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

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College

Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College

The Law School
Griffith College Dublin
South Circular Road,
Dublin 8
Ireland

Phone: 353-1-416-3326

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in the Republic of Ireland
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Italy Innocence Project

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Italy Innocence Project
c/o Prof. Luca Luparia
Department of Law
University of Rome III
Via Ostiense 161
00154 Rome
Italy

Phone: +39.3336096806
Email: info@italyinnocenceproject.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Italy
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

Justicia Reinvindicada - Puerto Rico Innocence Project

Justicia Reinvindicada – Puerto Rico Innocence Project

Inter American University
of Puerto Rico,
School of Law
Urb. Industrial,
Calle Federico Costa # 170
Hato Rey, Puerto Rico

Phone: 787 -751-1912 ext. 2021

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
5 Mill Creek Park
Frankfort, KY 40601

Phone: 502-564-8006

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Kentucky
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Child Sex Abuse 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

Email:office@knoops.info

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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

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 by inmates in California state prisons who have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms or life without the possibility of parole, including gang related-offenses
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome, and Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

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
  • Primarily Non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome cases

 

 

 

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: 313-256-9833
Fax: 313-965-0372

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse 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

Email: cfiscella@exonerate.org

Cases Accepted:

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

 

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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • 7 or more years left to serve

 

 

 

Montana Innocence Project

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

Phone: 406-243-6698

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Montana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

Nebraska Innocence Project

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

Email: neinnocenceproject@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Nebraska
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome and child sex abuse cases 
  • Seven years left to serve

 

 

 

New England Innocence Project

New England Innocence Project
120 Tremont Street, Ste. 735
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-830-7685
Email: intake@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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

New York Law School Post-Conviction Innocence Clinic

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

Phone: 212-431-2813

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New York
  • Non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases

 

 

 

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
  • Will consider arson and shaken baby syndrome cases, and may consider child sex abuse cases
  • No minimum sentence requirements

 

 

 

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

Fax: 408- 554-5440
Email: ncip@scu.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Northern California
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome and Child Sex Abuse Cases
  • No minimum sentence requirements

 

 

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

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • Non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • All other claims of actual innocence
  • No minimum sentence requirements

 

 

 

Ohio Innocence Project

Ohio Innocence Project
University of Cincinnati College of Law
P.O. Box 210040

Clifton Avenue & Calhoun Street
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0020

Phone: 513-556-0752

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Oklahoma Innocence Project

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Oklahoma Innocence Project
800 N. Harvey Ave.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102

Phone: 405-208-6161

Email:innocence@okcu.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Oklahoma
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • Minimum 8 to 10 years left to serve

 

 

 

 

Oregon Innocence Project

Oregon Innocence Project

Oregon Innocence Project
Oregon Justice Resource Center 
P.O. Box 5248
Portland, Oregon 97208

Phone: 503-944-2270

Cases Accepted:

  • DNA cases
  • Non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Cases of actual innocence in Oregon

 

Osgoode Hall Innocence Project

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

Phone: (416) 736-5174

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Ontario (Canada)
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

Pennsylvania Innocence Project

Pennsylvania Innocence Project
1515 Market Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Phone: 215-204-4255

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Pennsylvania
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome, and child sex abuse cases
  • Minimum 7 years left to serve (but can be waived)

 

 

 

 

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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

Resurrection After Exoneration

Logo - RAE Resurrection after ExonerationResurrection After Exoneration
1212 St. Bernard Ave. 
New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: 504-304-0389
Fax: 504-875-4829

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

Email: contact@rminnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Seven and a half or more years left to serve on sentence 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

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
  • Arson cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

Taiwan Association for Innocence

Logo---Taiwan-Association-for-InnocenceTaiwan Association for Innocence
10F., No.75, Sec. 3, 
Roosevelt Rd,
Da’an Dist., Taipei City 10646,
Taiwan

Phone: +886-2-23676578

Email: twnafi@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Taiwan
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • 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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Thurgood Marshall School of Law Innocence Project

Logo - Thurgood Marshall Innocence ProjectThurgood Marshall School of Law Innocence Project
Earl Carl Institute
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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

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
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

University of British Columbia Innocence Project at the Allard School of Law

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

Phone: 604-827-3616

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in British Columbia (Canada)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

University of Miami Law Innocence Clinic

University of Miami Law Innocence Clinic
1311 Miller Drive Suite A312
Coral Gables, FL 33146

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

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Florida
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • 10 or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Wake Forest University Law School Innocence and Justice Clinic

Wake Forest University Law School Innocence and Justice Clinic
P.O. Box 7206
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Phone: 336-758-6111
Fax: 336-758-2231

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

West Virginia Innocence Project

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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
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School Innocence Projec

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School Innocence Project
300 S. Capitol Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933

Phone:  517-334-5764 

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA cases only
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

 

Wisconsin Innocence Project

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

Phone: 608-262-1002
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
  • Will look at Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome cases, and may consider Child Sex Abuse cases
  • Minimum seven years left to serve

 

 

 

 

Witness to Innocence

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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
  • Arson cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Will consider Child Abuse Cases
  • Clients must have two or more years left to serve on sentence

 

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

 

Arizona

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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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Child Sex Abuse Cases  
  • Must have been convicted of a crime in the state of Arizona or, if federal, the incident occurred in Arizona
  • Minimum 3-5 years left on sentence

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arkansas

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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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases 
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • 7 or more years left to serve

 

California

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California Innocence Project
California Western School of Law
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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Two or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Child Sex Abuse 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 by inmates in California state prisons who have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms or life without the possibility of parole, including gang related-offenses
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome, and Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

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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

Fax:408-554-5440
Email: ncip@scu.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Northern California
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson, Shaken Baby Syndrome and Child Sex Abuse Cases 
  • No minimum sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

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:

 

 

Connecticut 

Connecticut Innocence Project/Post-conviction Unit
2275 Silas Deane Highway
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Phone: 860-258-4940

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Connecticut
  • Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • 10 or more years left on sentence

 

New England Innocence Project
120 Tremont Street, Ste. 735
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-830-7685
Email: intake@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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

Delaware

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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:

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

Email: cfiscella@exonerate.org

Cases Accepted:

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

 

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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

University of Miami Law Innocence Clinic
1311 Miller Drive Suite A312
Coral Gables, FL 33146

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

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Florida
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • 10 or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Child Sex Abuse 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
  • DNA Cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

Hawai’i

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

Phone: 808-956-6547

Fax: 808-443-0054

Email: innocenceprojecthawaii@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

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

 

 

 

Idaho

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Mail Stop 1515

Boise State University 
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725

Phone: 208-426-4207
Fax: 208-426-1040

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Idaho and eastern Oregon
  • DNA and non-DNA cases 
  • Five or more years left on sentence
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome 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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Child Sex Abuse Cases

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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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Eight or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Particularly interested in applications from Spanish-speaking inmates who are in an Illinois prison, who are claiming actual innocence, and who have more than 8 years still to serve on their sentence

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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
  • Arson cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

Iowa

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Innocence Project of Iowa

19 South 7th Street
Estherville, Iowa 51334

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Iowa
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements (Preference for substantial sentence lengths)
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

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Midwest 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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases 
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • 7 or more years left to serve

 

 

Kansas

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Midwest 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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases 
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • 7 or more years left to serve

 

 

 

Kentucky

 

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Kentucky Innocence Project
Department of Public Advocacy
5 Mill Creek Park
Frankfort, KY 40601

Phone: 502-564-8006

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Kentucky
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Child Sex Abuse 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
  • 5 or more years left to serve on sentence

 

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

Phone: 504-304-0389
Fax: 504-875-4825

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 

BCIP
Boston College Innocence Program

885 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02458

Phone: 617-552-0236

Cases Accepted:

New England Innocence Project
120 Tremont Street, Ste. 735
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-830-7685
Email: intake@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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

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
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome 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 

 

 

 

Massachusetts 

BCIP
Boston College Innocence Program

885 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02458

Phone: 617-552-0236

Cases Accepted:

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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

New England Innocence Project
120 Tremont Street, Ste. 735
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-830-7685
Email: intake@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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michigan

Western Michigan University Cooley Law School Innocence Project
300 S. Capitol Ave
Lansing, MI 48933

Phone:  517-334-5764 

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA cases only
  • No sentence requirements

 


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
  • Primarily Non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome cases

 

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

Phone: 313-256-9833
Fax: 313-965-0372

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Michigan
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Minnesota

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1536 Hewitt Avenue MS-C1973
St. Paul, MN 55104

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
  • Minimum 4-5 years left on sentence
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Mississippi

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

Phone: 662-915-5207

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Mississippi and Northern Louisiana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Arson cases

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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
  • 5 or more years left to serve 

 

 

 

Missouri

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Midwest 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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases 
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • 7 or more years left to serve

 

Montana

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P.O. Box 7607
Missoula, MT 59807

Phone: 406-243-6698

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Montana
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Nebraska

 

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

Email: neinnocenceproject@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Nebraska
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome and child sex abuse cases 
  • Seven years left to serve

 

 

Nevada

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

Phone: 801-355-1888

Email: contact@rminnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Seven and a half or more years left to serve on sentence 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

New Hampshire 

BCIP
Boston College Innocence Program

885 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02458

Phone: 617-552-0236

Cases Accepted:

New England Innocence Project
120 Tremont Street, Ste. 735
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-830-7685
Email: intake@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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

New Mexico

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Innocence and Justice Project at the University of New Mexico School of Law
1117 Stanford NE MSC 11 6070
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-277-2146
Fax: 505-277-1043

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New Mexico
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

New York 

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

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

Email: info@exonerationinitiative.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New York
  • Non-DNA cases
  • 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:

 

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

Phone: 212-431-2813

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in New York
  • Non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases

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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

North Carolina

Duke Center for Criminal Justice and Professional Responsibility
Duke Law School
210 Science Drive
Box 90360
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: 919-613-7263
Fax: 919-613-7262

Email: ccjpr@law.duke.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Three or more years left to serve on sentence
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

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

Email: admin@nccai.org

 

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Will consider arson and shaken baby syndrome cases, and may consider child sex abuse cases
  • No minimum sentence requirements

 

Wake Forest University Law School Innocence and Justice Clinic
P.O. Box 7206
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Phone: 336-758-6111
Fax: 336-758-2231

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in North Carolina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

North Dakota

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1536 Hewitt Avenue MS-C1973
St. Paul, MN 55104

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
  • Minimum 4-5 years left on sentence
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

Ohio 

Ohio Innocence Project
University of Cincinnati College of Law
P.O. Box 210040

Clifton Avenue & Calhoun Street
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0020

Phone: 513-556-0752

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

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

Phone: 614-466-5394

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Ohio
  • Non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • All other claims of actual innocence
  • No minimum sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

 

Oklahoma

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Oklahoma Innocence Project
800 N. Harvey Ave.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102

Phone: 405-208-6161

Email:innocence@okcu.edu

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Oklahoma
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • Minimum 8 to 10 years left to serve

 

 

 

Oregon

Oregon Innocence Project

Oregon Innocence Project
Oregon Justice Resource Center 
P.O. Box 5248
Portland, Oregon 97208

Phone: 503-944-2270

Cases Accepted:

  • DNA cases
  • Non-DNA cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Cases of actual innocence in Oregon

 

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Innocence Project
1515 Market Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Phone: 215-204-4255

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Pennsylvania
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Will consider arson, shaken baby syndrome, and child sex abuse cases
  • Minimum 7 years left to serve (but can be waived)

 

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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

Justicia Reinvindicada – Puerto Rico Innocence Project
Inter American University
of Puerto Rico,
School of Law
Urb. Industrial,
Calle Federico Costa # 170
Hato Rey, Puerto Rico

Phone: 787 -751-1912 ext. 2021

Cases Accepted:

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

 

 

 

 

Rhode Island 

BCIP
Boston College Innocence Program

885 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02458

Phone: 617-552-0236

Cases Accepted:

New England Innocence Project
120 Tremont Street, Ste. 735
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-830-7685
Email: intake@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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

 

 

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:

 

 

South Dakota 

Innocence Project of Minnesota
1536 Hewitt Avenue MS-C1973
St. Paul, MN 55104

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
  • Minimum 4-5 years left on sentence
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

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:

 

 

 

Texas

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Innocence Project of Texas

300 Burnett, Suite 160
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

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

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

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

Phone: (512) 471-1317

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Texas
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Arson cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

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Thurgood Marshall School of Law Innocence Project
Earl Carl Institute
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
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

 

 

Utah  

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

Phone: 801-355-1888

Email: contact@rminnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Seven and a half or more years left to serve on sentence 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

Vermont

New England Innocence Project
120 Tremont Street, Ste. 735
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: 617-830-7685
Email: intake@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
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

Virginia

Innocence Project at UVA School of Law
580 Massie Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Clinic Phone: 434-924-3732

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Virginia
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse 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  

 

 

 

 

Washington 

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Innocence Project Northwest
University of Washington School of Law
P.O. Box 85110
Seattle, WA 98145-1110

Phone: 206-616-8792

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Washington (state)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Three or more years left to serve on sentence 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome Cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases 

 

West Virginia

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West 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
  • Will consider Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • No sentence requirements

 

 

Wisconsin

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

Phone: 608-262-1002
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
  • Will look at Arson and Shaken Baby Syndrome cases, and may consider Child Sex Abuse cases
  • Minimum seven years left to serve

 

 

Wyoming 

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

Phone: 801-355-1888

Email: contact@rminnocence.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Nevada, Wyoming or Utah
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Seven and a half or more years left to serve on sentence 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

Argentina 

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Innocence Project Argentina
Cabello 3644
C1425APN
CABA
Argentina

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Argentina
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • Minimum of five years left on sentence 

Australia

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

Phone: +61-7-555-27060

Email: innocence-project@griffith.edu.au

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Australia
  • DNA cases
  • Non-DNA cases in exceptional circumstances

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
  • Arson cases
  • No sentence requirements  

 

 

 

 

 

Canada

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Innocence Canada

111 Peter Street, Suite 408
Toronto, Ontario M5V 2H1
Canada

Phone: 1-800-249-1329 or 416-504-7500 x 227

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

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

Phone: (416) 736-5174

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Ontario (Canada)
  • No sentence requirements
  • DNA and Non-DNA Cases
  • Arson Cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

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University of British Columbia Innocence Project at the Allard School of Law
1822 East Mall
Vancouver, B.C. V6T-1Z1
Canada

Phone: 604-827-3616

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in British Columbia (Canada)
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ireland

Irish Innocence Project at Griffith College

The Law School
Griffith College Dublin,
South Circular Road,
Dublin 8
Ireland

Phone: 353-1-416-3326

Cases Accepted:

  • cases of actual innocence in the Republic of Ireland
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

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  
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

Italy

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Italy Innocence Project
c/o Prof. Luca Luparia
Department of Law
University of Rome III
Via Ostiense 161
00154 Rome
Italy

Phone: +39.3336096806

Email: info@italyinnocenceproject.org

Cases Accepted:

  • Cases of actual innocence in Italy
  • DNA and non-DNA cases
  • No sentence requirements
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

 

The Netherlands 

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Knoops’ Innocence Project
Concertgebouwplein 25
1071 LM Amsterdam
The Netherlands

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

Email: office@knoops.info

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 
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases
  • Arson cases

 

 

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 
  • Arson cases
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome cases
  • Child Sex Abuse cases

 

 

Taiwan

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Taiwan Association for Innocence
10F., No.75, Sec. 3, 
Roosevelt Rd,
Da’an Dist., Taipei City 10646,
Taiwan

Phone: +886-2-23676578

Email: twnafi@gmail.com

Cases Accepted:

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

 

 

 

 

 

United Kingdom

Innocence Project London
University of Greenwich
School of Law
Queen Mary Court
Park Row
London
SE10 9LS
United Kingdom

Phone: +447403213748  

Cases Accepted:

  • DNA
  • Non-DNA
  • Arson
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Child Abuse
  • Murder