2015 - Another Record Year
There were 149 exonerations in the United States in 2015, more than any previous year.
A detailed report on Exonerations in 2015 was released by the Registry today.
There were also record numbers of exonerations with false confessions and guilty pleas. And more exonerations in cases where no crime actually occurred than in any other year. For a short summary of our report click here.