Local Law Scholars Differ on How to Approach Actual Innocence Work, But Agree That Reticence Among Prosecutors to Reopen Cases is One of the Greatest Obstacles to Achieving True Justice

In Duke and Wake Forest law school clinics, and at the N.C. Center on Actual Innocence, students and attorneys investigate and litigate convicts’ claims of innocence. They could use more resources and the cooperation of the N.C. Attorney General's Office.