After 18 Exonerations, John Hanlon To Retire From Illinois Innocence Project

SPRINGFIELD — When John Hanlon started his career as a lawyer in 1983, he knew of only one case where an innocent person had been cleared of a crime: Sam Shepphard, the Ohio physician exonerated in 1966 of killing his wife. https://cpa.ds.npr.org/s402/audio/2021/06/innocenceproj-si-61621.mp3 Listen to this story here. “When we got a case to work, it […]