Pictured, left, is Jennifer Del Prete celebrating with her daughter moments after Del Prete walked out of prison more than a decade before her sentence was complete. A federal judge ordered her release in light of new evidence—including revelatory information uncovered by Journalism Justice Network member The Medill Justice Project. (Annabel Edwards/The Medill Justice Project)
The Journalism Justice Network connects investigative journalism enterprises focused on uncovering wrongdoing in the criminal justice system through groundbreaking research and the examination of potentially wrongful convictions.
We are a coalition of investigative journalism enterprises made up of professional reporters, student and citizen journalists, journalism instructors and others who research, report and publish our findings about the criminal justice system.
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