The Fight for Freedom: How to liberate wrongfully convicted people

"The best thing a lawyer can do with their license is get an innocent guy out of prison"


How do you liberate a man who’s spent nearly 20 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit? Recently featured in the new Netflix series, the Innocence Files, Franky Carrillo was exonerated with the help of a team of lawyers, judges, and activists. His case shows the importance of perseverance and hope in the face of a cruel and racially-biased criminal justice system. Join ChangeLawyers for a virtual fireside chat with Frankie Carrillo, Judge Paul Bacigalupo, Juan Mejia from the District Attorney's Office, and Paige Kaneb from the Northern California Innocence Project.