Innocence Project

An Innocence Project is one of a number of non-profit legal organizations in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand dedicated to proving the innocence of wrongly convicted people through the use of DNA testing, and to the reform of criminal justice systems to prevent future injustice.

Source: Wikipedia

Campaign Finance

$1,500 Given

Figures are based on itemized contributions reported to the Federal Election Commission and state agencies. Please note that:

  • contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
  • only contributions from individuals and organizations to candidates are included. Various accounting measures and more exotic contribution types are excluded.
  • contributions are matched based on organization and recipient name reported within each election cycle. Contributions using an incorrect or non-standard version of the name may be missed.
  • corporate name changes and mergers may cause figures to differ from those of the Center for Responsive Politics.
  • organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.

For more information, please see our campaign finance methodology page. Lobbyist bundling data is described on our lobbyist bundling methodology page.

  • Top Recipients

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    Organization's PAC(s)
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    Associated Individuals
    Includes contributions from the organization’s employees, their family members, and its political action committee.
  • Republicans vs. Democrats

    in dollars
  • State vs. Federal

    in dollars
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$561,984 Spent

Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.

For more information, please see our lobbying methodology page.

Lobbying on Behalf of Innocence Project

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    Innocence Project $561,984
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Law Enforcement & Crime,
    • Science & Technology
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    S.132 Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Reform Act of 2011
  • Recent Lobbying Contracts
    Date Registrant Summary
    Sept. 3, 2015 Collier Collective, LLC 1. FY 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, specifically funding for the Wrongful Conviction Review Program; the Bloodsworth Post-Conviction DNA Testing Grant Program; the Coverdell Forensic Science Program; and forensic science research and implementation activities at the National Institute of Justice and the National Institute of Standards and Technology. 2. Reauthorization of the Coverdell and Bloodsworth grant programs through the Justice for All Act. View registration
View all lobbying data for Innocence Project Sources: Lobbyist Registration Tracker


Mentioned in 2 dockets; Submitted to 1 docket

All data is based on documents downloaded from The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.

Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.

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Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.

updated daily from by way of Docket Wrench

The tables show occurrences of "Innocence Project" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.