Lessons from Wrongful Convictions: Litigating Eyewitness Identification Cases

Location: Lake Mizell B
Date: Sat, May 2
Time: 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM

It is well known that eyewitness misidentification is the leading contributing cause of wrongful convictions, present in nearly 75% of DNA exonerations. This session will look at common trends in eyewitness misidentification wrongful conviction cases and offer suggestions about how these trends can inform litigation strategy in current cases.

201- Intermediate