"Rebuilding the Lives of the Wrongfully Convicted"


Research Papers
Collins, John M. "The Wrongful Conviction of Forensic Science" (2008). 

Garrett, Brandon L. "Updated Preliminary Data Regarding How Exonerees Obtained DNA Testing" from the Virginia Law Library


Martin, Karin D. "A Model State Policy for the Treatment of the Wrongfully Convicted." A Study Conducted for the Life After Exoneration Program, (2006).

National Evaluation of State Victims of Crime Act Assisatance and Compensation Programs: Trends and Strategies for the Future, 2003

Policy Papers

American Bar Association Recommendations for Report to the House of Delegates on Compensation, (2004). 

Armbrust, Shawn. "When Money Isn't Enough: The Case for Holistic Compensation of the Wrongfully Convicted." 41 Am. Crim. L. Rev. 157 (2004).

Bernhard, Adele. "Justice Still Fails: A Review of Recent Efforts to Compensate Individuals Who Have Been Unjustly Convicted and Later Exonerated." Drake Law Review, (2004).

Bernhard, Adele. "When Justice Fails: Indemnification for Unjust Conviction." University of Chicago Law School Roundtable, (1999).

Lopez, Alberto B. "$10 and a Denim Jacket? A Model Statute for Compensating the Wrongly Convicted." Georgia Law Review, (2002).

Weigwand, Heather, "Rebuilding a Life: The Wrongfully Convicted and Exonerated"


Law Review Articles

Bernhard, Adele. When Justice Fails: Indemnification for Unjust Conviction , 6 U. Chi. L Sch.

Borchard, E. M. European Systems of State Indemnity for Errors of Criminal Justice. Journal of the American Institute of Criminal Law and Criminology 3 (1913).

Campbell, K., & Denov, M. "The Burden of Innocence: Coping with a Wrongful Imprisonment." Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, 46(2) (2004).

Connick v. Thompson, Cornell University Law School (2010). 

Drake L. Rev. Justice Still Fails: A Review of Recent Efforts to Compensate Individuals Who Have Been Wrongly Convicted, (2004).

Garrett, Brandon L. "Judging Innocence" Columbia Law Review Vol 108:55. 2008.

Gross, Samuel. "Exonerations in the United States 1989 Through 2003." 95 Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology 2, (2005).

Master, Howard S. Revisiting the Takings-Based Argument for Compensating the Wrongfully Convicted , 60 N.Y.U. Ann. Surv. Am. L. 97 (2004).

Miller, Neil. "Reflections of the Wrongly Convicted." New England Law Review, 35(3). (2001).

Zahlman, Marvin. "Criminal Justice System Reform and Wrongful Conviction." Criminal Justice Policy Review, 17(4). (2006).

Zaremski, C.L. "The compensation of erroneously convicted individuals in Pennsylvania." Duquesne University Law Review,43. (2005).