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Ohio Innocence Project, CLJC Host ‘The Central Park Five’ April 10

Dr. Yusef Salaam, one of the Central Park Five

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture sponsors a film screening of “The Central Park Five” on Tuesday, April 10, from 6 to 9 p.m. in Walter 235. The screening will be attended by Dr. Yusef Salaam, one of the Central Park Five, who will speak after the screening. The […]

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April 1, 2018 at 9:45 pmEvents

Innocence: Wrongful Convictions and Exonerations in the U.S. Criminal Justice System, March 1

Innocence: Wrongful Convictions and Exonerations in the U.S. Criminal Justice System, March 1

The Center for Law, Justice and Culture is hosting Innocence: Wrongful Convictions and Exonerations in the U.S. Criminal Justice System featuring Mark Godsey and Roger Dean Gillispie on Thursday, March 1, at 5 p.m. in Scripps 111. The Ohio Innocence Project is one of the most successful organizations in the nation in its efforts to […]

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February 2, 2018 at 4:15 pmEvents

The Innocents Panel | Exoneration and Criminal Justice Reform, Feb. 21

The Innocents Panel | Exoneration and Criminal Justice Reform, Feb. 21

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture encourages all to attend The Innocents Panel: Exoneration and Criminal Justice Reform on Tuesday, Feb. 21, from 4:30-6 p.m. in Schoonover 450. The panel features exonerees Ricky Jackson, Dean Gillispie, Clarence Elkins, and Robert McClendon who have all been recently released after spending years incarcerated for crimes […]

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February 1, 2017 at 7:00 pmEvents

Ohio Innocence Project | Brendan Dassey: A True Story of False Confession, Feb. 22

Steven Drizin

The Ohio Innocence Project Collegiate Network of Innocence Advocates presents “Brendan Dassey: A True Story of False Confession” on Wednesday Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. in Porter Hall 105. The event is sponsored by the Ohio Innocence Project, the Center for Law, Justice & Culture, and the Making & Breaking the […]

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February 1, 2017 at 6:45 pmEvents

Students Invited to Get Involved in the Ohio Innocence Project

Students Invited to Get Involved in the Ohio Innocence Project

The Center for Law, Justice & Culture and Students for Law, Justice & Culture have been involved in the Ohio Innocence Project for two years and continue to work together in meaningful discussions about the criminal justice system. The Innocence Project is an organization committed to exonerating those wrongfully incarcerated in […]

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October 4, 2016 at 12:38 pmNews

Ohio Innocence Project | Free Screening of ‘The Syndrome,’ April 1

Ohio Innocence Project | Free Screening of ‘The Syndrome,’ April 1

The Ohio Innocence Project and OIP-u at Ohio University hosts a free screening of the documentary The Syndrome on Friday, April 1, at 5 p.m. in Schoonover 145. A Q&A session with the filmmaker Susan Goldsmith and film subject Kathy Hyatt follows the screening. This event is free and open […]

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March 2, 2016 at 4:15 pmEvents

Wrongful Conviction Day Features Man Incarcerated for 29 Years, Oct. 1

Raymond Towler

The Ohio Innocence Project at the University of Cincinnati College of Law and the newly formed OIP-u unite with dozens of other organizations around the world to commemorate the second annual International Wrongful Conviction Day on Oct. 2, 2015. The Wrongful Conviction Day event at Ohio University features exoneree Raymond […]

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October 1, 2015 at 4:00 pmEvents