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November 12, 2019: MEDIA ADVISORY: District Attorney Jackie Lacey's Conviction Review Unit Exonerates Man

Contact: 
Ricardo Santiago, Public Information Officer
(213) 257-2000

A man who was wrongfully convicted in 2008 for a series of armed robberies is scheduled in court today at 2:30 pm for a factual innocence hearing in Department 56 of the Foltz Criminal Justice Center.

Immediately following the hearing, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey will talk about the case and the role of her Conviction Review Unit in securing the man’s release.

WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019

TIME: Immediately following court hearing

WHERE: Hall of Justice
211 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

MEDIA AVAILABILITY:

• District Attorney Jackie Lacey and the exonerated man.
• Spanish interviews available
• Credentialed media only