The amount of wrongfully convicted people in jail is alarming to say the least. Over the past 23 years, more than 2,000 people have been exonerated of their crimes and have been taken out of prison.

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While it’s great that so many people have been found to be not guilty, it is still unacceptable that so many innocent people had to spend time behind bars. If you have been wrongfully accused of a crime, hire a criminal defense attorney that will get the job done.