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Aliza Kaplan


Aliza Kaplan teaches Legal Skills, Wrongful Convictions, and Public Interest Lawyering at Lewis & Clark Law School. She is the co-founder of the Oregon Innocence Project, an organization that works to exonerate the wrongfully convicted. Kaplan regularly works on wrongful conviction cases, represents the Oregon Innocence Project in the community, and is an active board member of the Oregon Justice Resource Center. She is also a documentary film producer — the 2007 film she co-produced, My Country, My Country, was nominated for an Academy Award, and her 2010 film, The Oath, was nominated for two news Emmy Awards.