Cardozo Alumna Helps Innocence Project Win Michael Morton's Freedom After Wrongful Conviction



Oct 14, 2014

As a student in the Innocence Project clinic, Rachel Pecker '13 helped win Michael Morton's freedom after he spent 25 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit. The Innocence Project was started in 1992 at Cardozo Law by Barry Scheck and Peter Neufeld. It pioneered the use of DNA evidence to prove the innocence of those who have been wrongly convicted.


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NEW YORK, NY – Dean Matthew Diller of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law has announced that Marcia Levy, Associate Dean of Career Services, has accepted a position as Executive Director of Pro Bono Partnership, and will leave her current position at the law school in November.
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View links before for media highlights on the Cardozo Law Tech Talk on October 14 by Benjamin Lawsky, Superintendent of Financial Services, New York State Department of Financial Services on "Regulating Digital Currency: BitLicense and the Internet of Value."
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View a recording of the talk by Hon. Benjamin Lawsky, Superintendent of Financial Services, New York State Department of Financial Services on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, "Regulating Digital Currency: BitLicense and the Internet of Value" here.  

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