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Innocence Canada (formerly AIDWYC) Film

Dec 21st, 2017 - Innocence Canada Exclusives

Canadian Filmmaker Sammy Ray Welsh features AIDWYC clients in a new film

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LAO Signs Funding Agreement With Innocence Canada

Dec 21st, 2017 - News/Press

Legal Aid Ontario has announced a funding agreement of $100,000 over the course of two years to Innocence Canada for post-conviction legal services and education.

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Wrongful Conviction Round Table Report

Nov 30th, 2017 - Innocence Canada Exclusives

On February 10, 2017, Innocence Canada hosted a roundtable to discuss specific reforms to the criminal justice system that would aid in reducing the number of wrongful convictions. This report explains the need for the participants’ numerous recommendations.

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The Future of Innocence Work in Canada

Nov 11th, 2017 - Innocence Canada Exclusives

In January 2015, experts in wrongful convictions gathered to discuss the history, evolution, strengths, and weaknesses of wrongful conviction work in Canada. This report highlights the priority issues in Canadian innocence work that were identified and makes recommendations on how to affect more long-term change.

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