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Maurice Possley


Maurice Possley won a Pulitzer Prize in 2008 for Investigative Reporting at the Chicago Tribune, where he was a criminal justice reporter for 25 years. A three-time Pulitzer Prize finalist for his justice reporting, Possley now works for the National Registry of Exonerations, a database of more than 1,700 wrongful convictions in the U.S. since 1989. He previously worked as a research fellow at the Northern California Innocence Project, where he co-authored NCIP's report Preventable Error, A Report on Prosecutorial Misconduct in California. He is a New York Times best-selling author and has written three non-fiction books.