Derrick Harris, Wrongfully Convicted of Armed Robbery, Exonerated

Derrick Harris Spent 7 Years in Prison For A Crime He Did Not Commit Los Angeles, October 6, 2020 – After seven years in prison, Derrick Harris was exonerated and became a free man today. Harris was arrested in July of 2013 for an armed robbery that occurred at...

How Greg Kelley and Brian Banks Share a Similar Nightmare

On August 9, 2013, rising football star Greg Kelley was arrested and charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child in Cedar Park, Texas. Kelley was 18 and a junior who had just recently received a scholarship to play football at the University of Texas at San...

Brian Banks Now Streaming Free on iTunes, Redbox, and YouTube

The feature film follows the true story of Banks’ trials and tribulations in the American criminal justice system San Diego, June 5, 2020 – On Friday, June 5, 2020, “Brian Banks” started streaming free on iTunes, Redbox, and YouTube, and is expected to be free on...

A Note From Our Director

The California Innocence Project stands with George Floyd and all victims of police brutality and police misconduct.  Police misconduct is one of the leading causes of wrongful convictions and often directly leads to our innocent clients spending decades in prison for...