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Linda Smith

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Linda A. Smith is the Supervising Attorney for the Kentucky Innocence Project, litigating claims of actual innocence in cases of wrongful conviction since 2010. Along with Investigator James “Jimmer” Dudley, Linda co-teaches externship classes in post-conviction law at all three of the Commonwealth’s law schools in addition to supervising students while they investigate cases of potential wrongful conviction. Linda is also a member of the National Innocence Network Executive Board and the International Council of Innocence Network Directors. In 2013, Linda was honored to receive the Kentucky Bar Association Donated Legal Services Award.