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Hope & Redemption: Fighting for Equity in America’s Legal System

Presented by The City Club of Cleveland at The City Club of Cleveland, Cleveland OH

Nov 05 2021
Hope & Redemption: Fighting for Equity in America’s Legal System

Jarrett Adams, Esq., Attorney, Advocate, Author, The Law Offices of Jarret Adams, PLLC, speaks at the City Club of Cleveland

At 17 years old, Jarrett Adams was wrongfully convicted of sexual assault and sentenced to 18 years in a maximum security prison. He served 10 years before being exonerated with the help of the Wisconsin Innocence Project. Adams would then go on to become a lawyer himself, with the goal of helping those who, like himself, had faced discrimination in the legal system.

In August 2016, Jarrett Adams joined the City Club to share this story. In his new book, Redeeming Justice: From defendant to

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