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As Innocence Project celebrates 10 years, an exoneree-turned-lawyer reflects on its life-altering impact

Alex De Grand, Legal Writer, State Bar of Wisconsin  Nov. 4, 2009 – Ten is the number of years of operation the Wisconsin Innocence Project celebrated in a ceremony at the University of Wisconsin Law School on Oct. 23. But there were…

Free Advice Site Challenges Lawyers to Support Pro-Bono Work

VICTORIA, British Columbia —  September 2, 2009 — AdviceScene.com will donate $50.00 and provide online promotion for any lawyer that volunteers for the Advice-A-Thon to be held on three different days in Victoria, Vancouver and Kelowna, British Columbia.  Advice-A-Thon lawyers…

Jails may hold many wrongfully convicted, UBC study suggests

IVAN HENRY CASE Jails may hold many wrongfully convicted, UBC study suggests WENDY STUECK January 23, 2009 When the B.C. Court of Appeal agreed this month to reopen the case of convicted rapist Ivan Henry, the decision highlighted the possibility…