Proving Innocence & Other Post-Conviction Relief

Tuesday, May 1, 2018  11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

We often hear about criminal convictions overturned years later when DNA or other evidence exonerates the accused. But how does this come about? What are the legal procedures available to challenge a longstanding conviction? Learn how innocence can be proven post-conviction, plus the basics of other types of post-conviction relief.

Presented by:

Paula Mitchell and Adam Grant, Loyola Project for the Innocent (

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