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CCRC marks 25 years of investigating miscarriages of justice

The CCRC today (31 March) officially marks 25 years of its work finding and investigating miscarriages of justice in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

CCRC refers 1970s murder conviction to Northern Ireland Court of Appeal

CCRC refers Youth Court indecent images convictions to Crown Court

CCRC statement: Northern Ireland Court of Appeal referrals

CCRC refers convictions to Crown Court due to concerns that the ‘minor’ at the time of convictions was a victim of trafficking

CCRC welcomes proposal to contact subpostmasters direct

The CCRC has today welcomed a proposal from the Post Office for the CCRC to directly contact those subpostmasters and subpostmistresses convicted as part of the Horizon IT system failings.

CCRC appeals for more Post Office applicants to come forward

As the independent public inquiry begins into the failings of the Post Office Horizon IT system, the CCRC is urging any former subpostmasters and submistresses who believe they were wrongfully convicted to come forward.

CCRC refers conviction due to concerns about prosecution witness

‘Modern standards of fairness’ – CCRC refers another “Shrewsbury 24” case to the Court of Appeal

CCRC refers case after “wrong man” convicted at court