Discussion Questions

  1. What are the most common causes of wrongful convictions?

  2. What reason did former Illinois Governor George Ryan give for commuting the death sentences of every death row inmate in the state of Illinois?

  3. Explain what the Innocence Project is.

  4. Explain how Brady v. Maryland (1963) has affected people who have been wrongfully convicted.

  5. What are moral obligation bills?

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