Life After Innocence 5th Anniversary with Barry Scheck

When: February 21, 2014 6:00 PM
Where:
Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Lewis Towers
111 E. Pearson Street
Regents Hall, 16th Floor
Chicago IL 60611
What:

"Innocence: Then and Now"

Barry Scheck is one of the most famous lawyers in the nation, having done extensive trial and appellate litigation in significant civil rights and criminal defense cases. He is co-founder and co-director of the Innocence Project, which uses DNA evidence to exonerate the wrongly convicted. More than 300 individuals have been exonerated in the United States through post-conviction DNA testing. More than 1200 people have been exonerated in the United States.

Your donation will support Loyola University Chicago's Life After Innocence and its efforts to (1) create a summer fellowship for an exoneree (2) send exonerees to the Innocence Network Conference, (3) continue advocating for legislative reform on behalf of Illinois exonerees.

Tickets $100. Table sponsorship $2500. (Table sponsors receive a reception with Barry Scheck, name in the program and name on partnership page of Life After Innocence web site).

Life After Innocence is the only after-care organization in the country providing legal and social support to exonerees. For more information contact lifeafterinnocence@luc.edu 


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