With a $633,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice, the Wisconsin Innocence Project is starting the Latino Exoneration Initiative. The department’s two-year federal grant will fund part of the director of the initiative’s salary, an intake worker, and a […]
Happy exoneration anniversary Robert Lee Stinson, Reginald Connor, and Everton Wagstaffe! Robert was exonerated in Wisconsin in 2009 with help from the Wisconsin Innocence Project. Reginald and Everton were convicted of the same crime in New York and were exonerated […]
Last week, prosecutors dropped charges against two men who have spent the past 23 years wrongfully incarcerated. Jose Montanez and Armando Serrano were convicted in 1993 for the murder of Rodrigo Vargas and were sentenced to 55 years in prison. […]
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