New York Times Covers Innocence Project’s Work

The law school’s Mississippi Innocence Project (MIP) was covered recently by the New York Times for their work on behalf of Mississippi Death Row inmate Eddie Lee Howard.  Howard has been on death row for nearly two decades for the rape and murder of an 84 year old woman.  

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MIP is an organization whose mission is to provide the highest quality legal representation to Mississippi state prisoners serving significant periods of incarceration who have clear claims of wrongful conviction.