Derrick Hamilton

Derrick Hamilton appears in the following:

The Future of Mass Incarceration in America

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Baz Dreisinger, Mariame Kaba and Derrick Hamilton join us for a panel discussion about the future of mass incarceration, private prisons and prison and bail reform in the U.S.

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After 21 Years in Prison, a Self-Taught Lawyer Proves His Own Innocence

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

"New Yorker" staff writer Jennifer Gonnerman profiles Derrick Hamilton, who spent almost 21 years in prison for a murder he did not commit.


Making It Right for Wrongful Convictions

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The Brooklyn DA is reviewing 50 cases that may have involved coached witnesses, coerced confessions, and other abuses of justice. Lonnie Soury, president of the advocacy organization, talks about the investigation and the allegations against a Brooklyn detective, and Derrick Hamilton, who served 21 years in prison for murder, discusses his efforts to prove that he was set up by the detective whose cases are now under investigation.

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