Qualitatively Estimating the Incidence of Wrongful Convictions

Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 221-279.

61 Pages Posted: 9 Feb 2017

Date Written: 2012

Abstract

The article provides a qualitative methodology and estimate for a plausible incidence of wrongful convictions at between one-half-of one percent and two percent of all felony convictions in the United States.

Keywords: wrongful convictions, incidence

Suggested Citation

Zalman, Marvin, Qualitatively Estimating the Incidence of Wrongful Convictions (2012). Criminal Law Bulletin, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 221-279., Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2913631

Marvin Zalman (Contact Author)

Wayne State University ( email )

Detroit, MI 48202
United States

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