Scotland’s First Innocence Project
SCOLAG (Scottish Legal Action Group) Journal, p. 297, December 2008
1 Pages Posted: 2 Mar 2010
Date Written: December 2008
An Innocence Project comprises a group of students investigating the case of a convicted person maintaining innocence and who has exhausted the initial appeals process. Students aim to find evidence that will assist them in making an application to an appellate court, or other review body such as the Scottish Criminal Case Review Commission.
Keywords: Innocence Project, miscarriage of justice, criminal appeal
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