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Three Hundred Wrongful Convictions in Sexual Assault From the Innocence Project (January 2017) 

Three Hundred Wrongful Convictions in Sexual Assault From the Innocence Project (January 2017)
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Matthew Barry Johnson

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date: 04 December 2020

Exoneree

State

Type

Def r/ea

Homicidetb

Conv–exonc

Abbitt, Joseph

NC

AR

Black

No

1995–2009

Abdal, Habib

NY

SR

Black

No

1983–1999

Abernathy, Christopher

IL

SR

White

Yes

1987–2015

Adams, Kenneth

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1978–1996

Alejandro, Gilbert

TX

SR

Latino

No

1990–1994

Alexander, Richard

IN

SR

Black

No

1998–2001

Anderson, Marvin

VA

SR

Black

No

1982–2002

Arledge, Randolph

TX

SR

White

Yes

1984–2013

Atkins, Herman

CA

SR

Black

No

1988–2000

Avery, Steven

WI

SR

White

No

1985–2003

Bain, James

FL

SR

Black

No

1974–2009

Barbour, Bennet

VA

SR

Black

No

1978–2012

Barnes, Steven

NY

SR

White

Yes

1989–2009

Barr, Jonathan

IL

UD

Black

Yes

1997–2011

Bauer, Chester

MT

AR

White

No

1983–1997

Bibbins, Gene

LA

SR

Black

No

1987–2003

Bivens, Phillip

MS

SR

Black

Yes

1980–2010

Bledsoe, Floyd

KS

IF

White

Yes

2000–2015

Bloodworth, Kirk

MD

SR

White

Yes

1985–1993

Booker, Donte

OH

SR

Black

No

1987–2005

Boquete, Orlando

FL

SR

Latino

No

1983–2006

Bradford, Marcellius

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1988–2001

Bradford, Ted

WA

SR

Other

No

1996–2010

Bravo, Mark Diaz

CA

UD

Latino

No

1990–1994

Brewer, Kennedy

MS

IF

Black

Yes

1995–2008

Briscoe, Johnny

MS

SR

Black

No

1983–2006

Brison, Dale

PA

SR

Black

No

1991–1994

Bromgard, Jimmy Ray

MT

SR

White

No

1987–2002

Brown, Danny

OH

AR

Black

Yes

1982–2001

Brown, Dennis

LA

SR

Black

No

1985–2004

Brown, Keith

NC

SR

Black

No

1993–1999

Brown, Knolly Jr.

NC

SR

Black

No

2009–2016

Brown, Leon

NC

SR

Black

Yes

1984–2014

Brown, Nathan

LA

SR

Black

No

1997–2014

Bryson, David J.

OK

SR

White

No

1983–2003

Bullock, Ronnie

IL

SR

Black

No

1984–1994

Buntin, Harold

IN

SR

Black

No

1986–2005

Burnette, Victor

VA

SR

White

No

1979–2009

Butler, A. B.

TX

SR

Black

No

1993–2000

Byrd, Kevin

TX

SR

Black

No

1985–1997

Cage, Dean

IL

SR

Black

No

1996–2008

Callace, Leonard

NY

SR

White

No

1987–1992

Cameron, Ronjon

MA

AR

White

No

2003–2015

Capozzi, Anthony

NY

SR

White

No

1987–2007

Caravella, Anthony

FL

SR

White

Yes

1984–2010

Chalmers, Terry

NY

SR

Black

No

1987–1995

Chaparro, Anthony

NJ

SR

Latino

No

2003–2014

Charles, Clyde

LA

SR

Black

No

1982–1999

Charles, Ulysses Rodriguez

MA

SR

Black

No

1984–2001

Chatman, Charles

TX

AR

Black

No

1981–2008

Clark, Robert

GA

SR

Black

No

1982–2005

Coco, Allen

LA

SR

Black

No

1997–2006

Cole, Timothy

TX

SR

Black

No

1986–2009

Cotton, Ronald

NC

SR

Black

No

1985–1995

Courtney, Uriah

CA

SR

White

No

2006–2013

Criner, Roy

TX

SR

White

Yes

1990–2000

Cromedy, McKinley

NJ

SR

Black

No

1994–1999

Crotzer, Allen

FL

SR

Black

No

1981–2006

Cruz, Rolando

IL

SR

Latino

Yes

1985–1995

Cunningham, Calvin Wayne

VA

AR

Black

No

1981–2011

Dabbs, Charles

NY

AR

Black

No

1984–1991

Dail, Dwayne Allen

NC

SR

White

No

1989–2007

Danzinger, Richard

TX

SR

White

Yes

1990–2002

Davidson, Willie

VA

AR

Black

No

1981–2005

Davis, Dewey

WV

AR

White

No

1987–1995

Davis, Donya

MI

SR

Black

No

2007–2014

Davis, Gerald

WV

AR

White

No

1987–1995

Davis, Larry

WA

SR

White

No

1993–2010

Daye, Fredrick

CA

SR

Black

No

1984–1994

Dean, James

NB

SR

White

Yes

1990–2009

Dedge, Wilton

FL

SR

White

No

1982–2004

Deskovic, Jeff

NY

AR

White

Yes

1990–2006

Dewey, Robert

CO

SR

White

Yes

1996–2012

Diamond, Garry

VA

SR

White

No

1977–2013

Diaz, Luis

FL

SR

Latino

No

1980–2005

Dixon, Bobby Ray

MS

SR

Black

Yes

1980–2010

Dixon, John

NJ

SR

Black

No

1991–2001

Dominguez, Alejandro

IL

SR

Latino

No

1990–2002

Doswell, Thomas

PA

SR

Black

No

1986–2005

Dotson, Gary

IL

SR

White

No

1979–1989

Dupree, Cornelius

TX

SR

Black

No

1980–2011

Durham, Timothy

OK

SR

White

No

1993–1997

Echols, Douglas

GA

SR

Black

No

1987–2002

Elkins, Clarence

OH

AR

White

Yes

1999–2005

Erby, Lonnie

MO

SR

Black

No

1986–2003

Evans, Jerry Lee

TX

SR

Black

No

1987–2009

Evans, Michael

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1977–2003

Fain, Charles Irvin

ID

SR

White

Yes

1983–2001

Fappiano, Scott

NY

SR

White

No

1985–2006

Fears, Joseph Jr.

OH

AR

Black

No

1984–2009

Fountain, Wiley

TX

SR

Black

No

1986–2003

Frey, Joseph

WI

SR

White

No

1994–2013

Fritz, Dennis

OK

SR

White

Yes

1988–1999

Fuller, Larry

TX

SR

Black

No

1981–2007

Gates, Donald Eugene

DC

SR

Black

Yes

1982–2009

Giles, James Curtis

TX

SR

Black

No

1983–2007

Gillard, Larry

IL

SR

Black

No

1982–2009

Godschalk, Bruce

PA

SR

White

No

1987–2002

Gonzalez, Angel

IL

SR

Latino

No

1995–2015

Gonzalez, Kathy

NB

SR

Latina

Yes

1990–2009

Good, Donald Wayne

TX

SR

White

No

1984–2004

Goodman, Bruce Dallas

UT

SR

White

Yes

1986–2004

Gossett, Andrew

TX

SR

White

No

2000–2007

Gray, Anthony

MD

SR

Black

Yes

1991–1999

Gray, David A.

IL

SR

Black

No

1978–1999

Gray, Paula

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1978–2002

Green, Edward

DC

SR

Black

No

1989–1990

Green, Michael Anthony

TX

SR

Black

No

1983–2010

Gregory, William

KY

SR

Black

No

1993–2000

Halsey, Byron

NJ

AR

Black

Yes

1988–2007

Halstead, Dennis

NY

SR

White

Yes

1986–2005

Harden, James

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1995–2011

Harrell, Dion

NJ

SR

Black

No

1992–2016

Harris, William O’Dell

WV

AR

Black

No

1987–1995

Harrison, Clarence

GA

SR

Black

No

1987–2004

Harward, Keith Allen

VA

SR

White

Yes

1982–2016

Hatchett, Nathaniel

MI

SR

Black

No

1998–2008

Haynesworth, Thomas

VA

SR

Black

No

1984–2011

Heins, Chad

FL

AR

White

Yes

1996–2007

Henton, Eugene

TX

SR

Black

No

1984–2006

Hernandez, Alejandro

IL

SR

Latino

Yes

1985–1995

Hicks, Anthony

WI

SR

Black

No

1991–1997

Holdren, Larry

WV

SR

White

No

1984–2000

Holemon, Jeffrey

AL

SR

White

No

1988–1999

Holland, Dana

IL

SR

Black

No

1997–2003

Holloway, Daryl Dwayne

WC

UD

Black

No

1993–2016

Honaker, Edward

VA

SR

White

No

1985–1994

Hunt, Darryl

NC

SR

Black

Yes

1985–2004

Ireland, Kenneth

CT

SR

White

Yes

1989–2009

Jackson, Raymond

TX

SR

Black

No

1984–2012

Jackson, Willie

LA

SR

Black

No

1989–2006

James, Henry

LA

AR

Black

No

1982–2011

Jean, Lesly

NC

SR

Black

No

1982–2001

Jenkins, Jerry Lee

MD

SR

White

Nos

1987–2013

Jimerson, Verneal

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1985–1996

Johnson, Albert

CA

SR

Black

No

1992–2002

Johnson, Andrew

WY

AR

Black

No

1989–2013

Johnson, Anthony

LA

AR

Black

Yes

1986–2010

Johnson, Arthur

MS

AR

Black

No

1993–2008

Johnson, Calvin

GA

SR

Black

No

1983–1999

Johnson, Larry

MO

SR

Black

No

1984–2002

Johnson, Richard

IL

SR

Black

No

1991–1996

Johnson, Rickie

LA

SR

Black

No

1983–2008

Jones, Clifford

NY

SR

Black

Yes

1981–2016

Jones, David Allen

CA

SR

Black

Yes

1995–2004

Jones, Joe

KS

SR

Black

No

1985–1992

Jones, Ronald

IL

AR

Black

Yes

1989–1999

Kogut, John

NY

SR

White

Yes

1986–2005

Kordonowy, Paul D.

MT

SR

White

No

1990–2003

Kotler, Kerry

NY

SR

White

No

1982–1992

Krone, Ray

AZ

AR

White

Yes

1992–2002

Laughman, Barry

PA

UD

White

Yes

1988–2004

Lavernia, Carlos

TX

SR

Latino

No

1985–2000

Lindsey, Johnnie

TX

SR

Black

No

1981–2009

Linscott, Steven

IL

UD

White

Yes

1982–1992

Lloyd, Eddie Joe

MI

UD

Black

Yes

1985–2002

Lowery, Eddie James

KS

SR

White

No

1982–2003

Lyons, Marcus

IL

SR

Black

No

1988–2007

Mahan, Dale

AL

SR

White

No

1984–1998

Mahan, Ronnie

AL

SR

White

No

1984–1998

Maher, Dennis

MA

SR

White

No

1984–2003

Massingill, Anthony

TX

SR

Black

No

1980–2014

Maxson, Mark

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1994–2016

Mayes, Larry

IN

SR

Black

No

1982–2001

McClendon, Robert

OH

IF

Black

No

1991–2008

McCollum, Henry Lee

NC

UD

Black

Yes

1984–2014

McCray, Antron

NY

SR

Black

No

1990–2002

McGee, Arvin

OK

SR

Black

No

1989–2002

McGowan, Thomas

TX

SR

Black

No

1985–2008

McInnis, Edward

NC

SR

Black

No

1988–2015

McKinney, Lawrence

TN

AR

Black

No

1978–2009

McMillan, Clark

TN

SR

Black

No

1980–2002

McSherry, Leonard

CA

SR

White

No

1988–2001

Mercer, Michael

NY

SR

Black

No

1992–2003

Miller, Billy Wayne

TX

SR

Black

No

1984–2006

Miller, Jerry

IL

SR

Black

No

1982–2007

Miller, Neil

MA

SR

Black

No

1990–2000

Miller, Robert

OK

SR

Black

Yes

1988–1998

Mitchell, Marvin

MA

SR

Black

No

1990–1997

Mitchell, Perry

SC

SR

Black

No

1984–1998

Moon, Brandon

TX

SR

White

No

1988–2005

Moto, Vincent

PA

SR

Black

No

1987–1996

Mumphrey, Arthur

TX

SR

Black

No

1986–2006

Nelson, Bruce

PA

SR

Black

Yes

1982–1991

Nelson, Robert

MO

SR

Black

No

1984–2013

Nesmith, Willie

PA

UD

Black

No

1982–2001

Newton, Alan

NY

SR

Black

No

1985–2006

Nothrop, Alan G

WA

SR

White

No

1993–2010

Ochoa, Christopher

TX

SR

Latino

Yes

1989–2002

Odom, Kirk

DC

SR

Black

No

1981–2012

O’Donnell, James

NY

SR

White

No

1998–2000

Ollins, Calvin

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1988–2001

Ollins, Larry

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1988–2001

Ortiz, Victor

NY

SR

Latino

No

1984–1996

Ott, Chaunte

WC

SR

Black

Yes

1996–2009

Pacyon, Douglas

NY

SR

White

No

1985–2010

Peacock, Freddie

NY

AR

Black

No

1976–2010

Pendleton, Marlon

IL

SR

Black

No

1996–2006

Peterson, Jamie Lee

MI

SR

White

Yes

1998–2014

Peterson, Larry

NJ

SR

Black

Yes

1989–2006

Phillips, Michael

TX

AR

Black

No

1990–2014

Phillips, Steven

TX

SR

White

No

1982–2008

Pierce, Jeffrey

OK

SR

White

No

1986–2001

Pinchback, Johnny

TX

SR

Black

No

1984–2011

Piszczek, Brian

OH

SR

White

No

1991–1994

Pope, David Shawn

TX

SR

White

No

1986–2001

Powell, Anthony

MA

SR

Black

No

1992–2004

Rachell, Ricardo

TX

SR

Latino

No

2003–2009

Rainge, Willie

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1978–1996

Restivo, John

NY

SR

White

Yes

1987–2005

Reynolds, Donald

IL

SR

Black

No

1988–1997

Richardson, Gerard

NJ

AR

Black

Yes

1995–2013

Richardson, Harold

IL

UD

Black

Yes

1997–2012

Richardson, James

WV

UD

White

Yes

1989–1999

Richardson, Kevin

NY

SR

Black

No

1990–2002

Rivera, Juan

IL

SR

Latino

Yes

1993–2012

Roberts, Rodney

NJ

SR

Black

No

1996–2014

Robinson, Anthony

TX

SR

Black

No

1987–2000

Rodriguez, George

TX

SR

Latino

No

1987–2005

Rollins, Lafonso

IL

SR

Black

No

1994–2004

Rose, Peter

CA

UD

White

No

1995–2005

Ruffin, Julius

VA

SR

Black

No

1982–2003

Ruffin, Larry

MS

SR

Black

Yes

1980–2010

Saecker, Fredric

WI

SR

White

No

1990–1996

Salaam, Yusef

NY

SR

Black

No

1990–2002

Salazar, Ben

TX

SR

Latino

No

1992–1997

Santana, Raymond

NY

SR

Latino

No

1990–2002

Sarsfield, Eric

MA

SR

White

No

1987–2000

Saunders, Michael

IL

UD

Black

No

1997–2012

Saunders, Omar

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1988–2001

Scott, Calvin Lee

OK

SR

Black

No

1983–2003

Scott, Samuel

GA

SR

Black

No

1987–2002

Scruggs, Dwayne

IN

SR

Black

No

1986–1993

Sharp, Shainne

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1994–2012

Shelden, Debra

NE

SR

White

Yes

1990–2009

Shephard, David

NJ

SR

Black

No

1984–1995

Smith, Billy James

TX

SR

Black

No

1987–2006

Smith, Frank Lee

FL

SR

Black

Yes

1986–2000

Smith, Walter D.

OH

SR

Black

No

1986–1996

Snyder, Walter

VA

SR

Black

No

1986–1993

Starks, Bennie

IL

SR

Black

No

1986–2013

Stinson, Robert Lee

WI

SR

Black

Yes

1985–2009

Sutherlin, David Brian

MN

SR

Black

No

1985–2002

Sutton, Josiah

TX

SR

Black

No

1999–2004

Swift, Terrill

IL

UD

Black

Yes

1998–2012

Taylor, Ada JoAnn

NE

SR

White

Yes

1990–2009

Taylor, Robert

IL

UD

Black

No

1997–2011

Taylor, Ronald Gene

TX

SR

Black

No

1995–2008

Terry, Paul

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1977–2003

Thames, Vincent

IL

UD

Black

Yes

1998–2012

Thibodeaux, Damon

LA

AR

White

Yes

1997–2012

Thomas, Victor Larue

TX

SR

Black

No

1986–2002

Thompson, Hubert

CT

SR

Black

No

1998–2012

Thurman, Philip Leon

VA

SR

Black

No

1985–2005

Tillman, James

CT

SR

Black

No

1989–2006

Toney, Steven

MO

SR

Black

No

1983–1996

Towler, Raymond

OH

SR

Black

No

1981–2010

Townsend, Jerry Frank

FL

SR

Black

Yes

1980–2001

Turner, Keith E.

TX

SR

Black

No

1983–2005

Vargas, Luis

CA

UD

Latino

Yes

1999–2015

Vasquez, David

VA

SR

Latino

Yes

1985–1989

Veal, Robert Lee

IL

UD

Black

Yes

1995–2011

Velasquez, Eduardo

MA

SR

Latino

No

1988–2001

Villasana, Armand

MO

SR

Latino

No

1999–2000

Waller, James

TX

SR

Black

No

1983–2007

Waller, Patrick

TX

SR

Black

No

1992–2008

Wallis, Gregory

TX

SR

White

No

1989–2007

Wardell, Billy

IL

SR

White

No

1988–1997

Washington, Calvin E.

TX

SR

Black

Yes

1987–2001

Washington, Earl

VA

SR

Black

Yes

1984–2000

Waters, Leo

NC

SR

White

No

1982–2003

Watkins, Jerry

IN

AR

White

Yes

1986–2000

Watkins, John Kenneth

AZ

SR

White

No

2004–2010

Webb, Mark

TX

SR

White

No

1987–2002

Webb, Thomas

OK

SR

Black

No

1983–1996

Webb, Troy

VA

SR

Black

No

1989–1996

Webster, Bernard

MD

SR

Black

No

1983–2002

White, John Jerome

GA

SR

Black

No

1980–2007

White, Joseph

NE

SR

White

Yes

1989–2008

Whitfield, Arthur Lee

VA

SR

Black

No

1982–2004

Wiggins, David

TX

SR

White

No

1989–2012

Williams, Dennis

IL

SR

Black

Yes

1978–1996

Williams, Derrick

FL

SR

Black

No

1993–2011

Williams, James Curtis

TX

SR

Black

No

1984–2012

Williams, Johnny

CA

AR

Black

No

2000–2013

Williams, Michael Anthony

LA

AR

Black

No

1981–2005

Williamson, Ron

OK

SR

White

Yes

1988–1999

Willis, Calvin

LA

AR

Black

No

1982–2003

Willis, John

IL

SR

Black

No

1992–1999

Winslow, Thomas

NE

SR

White

Yes

1990–2009

Wise, Korey

NY

SR

Black

No

1990–2002

Woodall, Glen

WV

SR

White

No

1987–1992

Woodard, James Lee

TX

AR

Black

Yes

1981–2009

Woods, Anthony D.

MO

SR

Black

No

1984–2005

Wright, Anthony

PA

SR

Black

Yes

1993–2016

Wyatt, Rickey Dale

TX

SR

Black

No

1981–2014

Wyniemko, Kenneth

MI

SR

White

No

1994–2003

Yarris, Nicholas

PA

SR

White

Yes

1982–2003

York, Kenneth

MO

SR

White

No

1994–2010

Youngblood, Larry

AZ

SR

Black

No

1985–2000

Note: AR = acquaintance rape; IF = intrafamilial assault; SR = stranger rape; UD = undetermined.

a Defendant’s race/ethnicity.

b Yes or No, was there loss of life.

c Date of conviction and exoneration.