CURRENT CASES

Working to free the innocent.

ANTHONY CHAIREZ

County of Conviction: Los Angeles

Convicted of: Attempted Murder, Aggravated Mayhem;

Sentence: Life plus 25 years

Years Served: 13 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration: $676,000 and counting

ED CONTRERAS

County of Conviction: Los Angeles

Convicted of: First Degree Felony Murder

Sentence: Life without Parole

Years Served: 15 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$675,000 and counting

ALAN GIMENEZ

County of Conviction: San Diego

Convicted of: Second Degree Murder

Sentence: 15 to Life

Years Served: 20 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$900,000 and counting

RODNEY GUPTON

County of Conviction: Kern

Convicted of: Discharge of a Firearm at an Occupied Motor Vehicle; Assault with a Firearm;

Sentence: 15 Years to Life

Years Served: 14 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$644,000 and counting

SUZANNE JOHNSON

County of Conviction: San Diego

Convicted of: Assault on a Child Causing Death

Sentence: 25 Years to Life

Years Served: 13 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$585,000 and counting

KIMBERLY LONG

County of Conviction: Riverside

Convicted of: Second Degree Murder

Sentence: 15 to Life

Years Served: 3 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$135,000 and counting

DOLORES MACIAS

County of Conviction: Los Angeles

Convicted of: Second Degree Murder

Sentence: 19 to Life

Years Served: 18 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$810,000 and counting

CA Innocence Project client Scott McMahon
SCOTT MCMAHON

CIP represents McMahon along with the David House Agency

Country of Arrest: Philippines

Charged with: Rape

Arrested: April 7, 2011

RODNEY PATRICK MCNEAL

County of Conviction: San Bernardino

Convicted of: Two counts of Second Degree Murder

Sentence: 30 to Life

Years Served: 12 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$540,000 and counting

GUY MILES

County of Conviction: Orange

Convicted of: Robbery

Sentence: 75 to Life

Years Served: 13 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$585,000 and counting

QUINTIN MORRIS

County of Conviction: Los Angeles

Convicted of: Three counts of Attempted First Degree Murder

Sentence: 3 Life Sentences + 12 Years

Years Served: 17 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$765,000 and counting

MARILYN MULERO

County of Conviction: Cook (Illinois)

Convicted of: First Degree Murder

Sentence: Death, Commuted to Life Without the Possibility of Parole

Years Served: 23 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration: $1,242,000 and counting

KIERA NEWSOME

County of Conviction: Los Angeles

Convicted of: First Degree Murder

Sentence: 60 Years-to-Life

Years Served: 12

Cost to Taxpayer:  $540,000

JOANN PARKS

County of Conviction: Los Angeles

Convicted of: Three counts of First Degree Murder

Sentence: Life without Parole

Years Served: 19 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$855,000 and counting

WILLIAM RICHARDS

County of Conviction: San Bernardino

Convicted of: First-Degree Murder

Sentence: 25 Years to Life

Years Served: 15 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$675,000 and counting

HORACE ROBERTS

County of Conviction: Riverside

Convicted of: Second Degree Murder

Sentence: 15 Years to Life

Years Served: 17 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$765,000 and counting

JERMAINE SMOTHERS

County of Conviction: San Diego

Convicted of: Murder

Sentence: 29 Years to Life

Years Served: 18 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration:$900,000 and counting

LUIS VARGAS

County of Conviction: Los Angeles

Convicted of: Rape, Kidnapping, Sodomy by Force

Sentence: 55 Years-to-Life

Years Served: 16 Years

Cost of Wrongful Incarceration: $848,000 and counting