125 – how many people were exonerated in 2014; a record high number
80 million – how much money spent on wrongful conviction settlements in the past year alone
52% – how many of New York’s DNA exonerations involved eyewitness misidentification
48% – how many of New York’s DNA exonerations involved a false confession
150 – how many actual perpetrators were caught after 330 DNA exonerations in NY state
almost 20 – the amount of years Lorenzo has spent in and out of prison
16 – the amount of years Jeffrey Deskovic spent in prison
For more statistics and an in-depth look at wrongful convictions, read Lorenzo’s latest article in The Huffington Post “Ending Wrongful Convictions: No Room for Error” here on our site.