Do exonerated clients automatically receive large financial settlements?
No. While twenty-two states have compensation statutes which allow wrongfully convicted persons to seek damages, Kentucky does not currently have such legislation. In fact, most exonerees walk out of prison without financial support and it can take years to litigate such a claim. Unfortunately, some exonerees are never compensated.
- I offer a service whereby clients calls are automatically screened against the TPS if the number dialled is on the TPS file. Do I have to pay a Royalty Fee?
- Can the Metis Settlements Strategic Training Initiatives Society (STI) obtain financial information on members from the Student Finance Board?
- Are financial grants automatically renewed each year?