Events

Wrongful Conviction Day: Tricia Bushnell

2
Oct
Date:
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM, October 2, 2017
Location:
Craig Community Auditorium (GEB 233)
Categories:
Conferences & Lectures, Community

The Midwest Innocence Project Director will discuss how a wrongly convicted prisoner is eventually exonerated.


How do you prove someone innocent? In 2016, more than 150 prisoners were exonerated. Bushnell will explain the process of dedicated individuals seeking justice, including:

  • Legal strategies
  • Scientific tools
  • Grassroots work

Free and open to the public. Supported by the English/Journalism Common Read Committee.