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Priority Issues

Wrongful convictions have shown that serious flaws have caused our criminal justice system to convict scores of innocent people. The Innocence Project has identified seven policy areas where targeted reforms can help prevent future wrongful convictions.

Click on the links to learn more about necessary reforms for:

Eyewitness Identification

False Confessions

DNA Testing Access

Evidence Preservation

Forensic Oversight

Innocence Commissions

Exoneree Compensation