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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Oct 13, 2014
October 13, 2014 – New York, NY – Cardozo School of Law has announced multiple new programs focused on technology, law and business this fall, designed to prepare students for legal challenges brought by the rapidly changing tech world.
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Cardozo Law has recently created two new technology-focused programs: the Cardozo Data Law Initiative and the Tech Startup Clinic.  
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National Jurist - Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University in New York has announced a restructuring of its upper level curriculum in addition to the opening of a new clinic and a new law initiative.

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