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July 7, 2016

     A legal clinic trying to exonerate those who have been wrongfully convicted has new leadership that’s hoping to free more innocent people.  Kenneth Lawson and Ronette Kawakami were named as co-directors last spring.  Kawakami is an associate dean at...

July 7, 2016

Ricky Jackson, 57, was convicted in 1975 for murdering a businessman. After nearly 40 years in prison, he served the longest prison term of any incarcerated person in history. His exoneration came after the key witness against Jackson, a 13-year-old boy, recanted last...

Ken Lawson is the Co-Director of the Hawai‘i Innocence Project and an Associate Faculty Specialist at the William S. Richardson Law School where he teaches Criminal Procedure; Criminal Law; Professional Responsibility; Evidence; and, the Hawai‘i Innocence Project, a te...

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