Jennifer Thompson-Cannino

Jennifer Thompson-Cannino is co-author (with Ronald Cotton and Erin Torneo) of the New York Times bestselling memoir Picking Cotton, about the wrongful imprisonment of a man accused of rape (Cotton) and his reconciliation with the woman who mistakenly identified him (Thompson-Cannino). The co-authors, who often speak on judicial reform and related issues, received the 2008 Soros Justice Media Fellowship for their book.