News Closeup: Exonerated prisoner leads charge for criminal justice system reform

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NEW YORK (PIX11)-– Jeffrey Deskovic was imprisoned for 17 years for a murder and rape he didn’t commit. Now, after seven years of being free, he is leading the charge to reform the criminal justice system through his foundation, The Jeffrey Deskovic Foundation for Justice.

For more information on his initiative, visit