Resources

"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."

Martin Luther King Jr.

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Books, Articles, and Studies

Key resources relating to the foundations and principles of the Wrongful Conviction Project. Some resources may redirect to locations outside of the Ohio Public Defender's website

Stolen Years - Stories of the Wrongfully Imprisoned

Stolen Years - Stories of the Wrongfully Imprisoned

Rueven Fenton
Identifying the Culprit: Assessing Eyewitness Identification

Identifying the Culprit: Assessing Eyewitness Identification

Committee on Scientific Approaches to Understanding and Maximizing the Validity and Reliability of Eyewitness Identification in Law Enforcement and the Courts; Committee on Science, Technology, and Law; Policy and Global Affairs; Committee on Law and Just
Rate of False Conviction of Criminal Defendants who are Sentenced to Death

Rate of False Conviction of Criminal Defendants who are Sentenced to Death

Samuel R. Gross; Barbara O’Brien; Chen Hu; Edward H. Kennedy
Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward

Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward

National Research Council, 2009
In Doubt: The Psychology of the Criminal Justice Process

In Doubt: The Psychology of the Criminal Justice Process

Dan Simon, 2012
Flawed Convictions: Shaken Baby Syndrome and the Inertia of Justice

Flawed Convictions: Shaken Baby Syndrome and the Inertia of Justice

Deborah Tuerkheimer, 2014
Convicting the Innocent: Where Criminal Prosecutions Go Wrong

Convicting the Innocent: Where Criminal Prosecutions Go Wrong

Brandon L. Garrett, 2011

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