In recognition of Human Rights Day, the Montana Innocence Project hosted a discussion about pandemic prisoner rights. The event was moderated by ACLU of Montana Communications Director, Gujari Singh, and speakers included ACLU of Montana Paralegal, Krystal Pickens, Montana Innocence Project Legal Director, Caiti Carpenter, and Welcome Back member and Re-Entry Advocate, Sam LaTray. Click here to view a recording of the discussion.
Thank you to all who participated in our holiday card drive this year! We just mailed nearly 80 messages of support and hope to wrongfully convicted Montanans. Special thank you to @noteworthypaper for donating cards. We know our clients will appreciate the time you took to write them!
We hope you’ll consider supporting the Montana Innocence Project this Giving Tuesday–a generous act that provides hope for innocent people in prison. Every gift keeps cases moving forward!
Proud father, loving husband, inspirational advocate for innocence, talented musician, and beloved member of the Montana Innocence Project family: that was Rob Garding.
Shop our new cold-weather items! All proceeds support freeing the innocent and unjustly incarcerated, and advocating for accurate, accountable, and fair systems of Justice. Shop at the link in our bio!
Montana Innocence Project client Kelly Worthan is one of only four applicants from Montana State Prison accepted to Montana State University-Billings. He will study liberal arts and hopes to either work in criminal justice or become a personal trainer for older adults.
Join us tomorrow! @mtwomenvote is hosting a community discussion on criminal legal reform efforts taking place in the upcoming legislative session! MTIP Executive Director, Amy Sings In The Timber, will speak.