Kevin Strickland, exonerated this week, has received an outpouring of support.
The U.S. set a record for exonerations in 2016 for the third consecutive year.
Innocent people shouldn't have to suffer from underfunded attorneys. These attorneys need to be fully funded to be effective for those who cannot afford counsel.
A courtroom is a place where justice is supposed to be served. More and more, however, courts are becoming crime scenes -- here, innocent people are being kidnapped and held captive.
Our criminal justice system continues to fail innocent prisoners because of the structures and statutes that legislators refuse to change.
In 2015, the highest-ever number of convicted prisoners were exonerated of the crimes for which they were incarcerated, according to a recent report by the National Registry of Exonerations.