The Arizona Justice Project has screened thousands of cases involving claims of wrongful conviction and manifest injustice. It is our mission to help assure that Arizona’s prisons are not housing those actually innocent or otherwise victims of manifest injustice.
Case Profile Larry Youngblood Exonerated through post-conviction DNA testing In 2000, Larry Youngblood was the first person in Arizona to be exonerated through post-conviction DNA
Case Profile Armando Castillo Accused of second-degree murder and chid abuse based on shaken baby theory The Arizona Justice Project is proud to announce that
Case Profile Elizabeth Cicogni Conviction based on shaken baby syndrome Elizabeth Cicogni spent 20 years in prison for a crime she did not commit. Her
Second chance for juveniles
Case Profile Second Chance for Juveniles Everyone has the capacity to change In 2012, the Supreme Court decided a landmark case in Miller v Alabama, holding
Case Profile Eddie Collins Convicted of first degree felony murder Eddie Collins has been a client of the Arizona Justice Project for more than 10
Case Profile Glenn Huggins Granted clemency The Arizona Justice Project and the ASU Post-Conviction Clinic represented Glen Huggins in clemency proceedings. Given his terminal illness,