exoneration

Muhammad Aziz, Exonerated In Murder Of Malcolm X, Sues New York State

His legal team also drafted a civil rights lawsuit against NYC that awaits the outcome of settlement negotiations.
12/15/2021

Wrongfully Convicted Black Man Receives $6 Million After Spending 23 Years In Prison

Darryl Howard was prosecuted for the killing of a mother and daughter in 1991.
12/10/2021

Judge Exonerates Black Man Accused Of Rape Depicted in Memoir of Author Alice Sebold

Anthony Broadwater spent 16 years in prison for a heinous crime he didn’t commit.
11/29/2021

Judge: Boy, 14, Shouldn't Have Been Executed in SC

George Stinney's conviction was thrown out.
12/18/2014

Alabama Lawmakers Vote in Favor to Pardon Scottsboro Boys

The nine Black teens were wrongly convicted in 1931.
04/05/2013

Brian Banks Signs With Atlanta Falcons

Exonerated football player gets another chance with the NFL.
04/04/2013

Alabama Legislation to Exonerate Scottsboro Boys

The nine boys were sentenced by an all-white jury in 1931.
02/05/2013