The Daily Northwestern

Law school client seeks to prove his innocence after pardon

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

February 9, 2015

Filed under Campus

A client of the School of Law's Center on Wrongful Convictions of Youth is asking a Peoria County judge to dismiss his previous offenses. Johnnie Lee Savory, convicted for the 1977 murders of Connie Cooper and James Robins...

Center on Wrongful Convictions co-director Jane Raley remembered for passion for justice

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 6, 2015

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

Over the course of her 14 years as co-director of Northwestern School of Law’s Center on Wrongful Convictions, Jane Raley was not only known for her talent as an attorney and professor, but for her “exceptional ability...