Conviction is an American legal drama television series created by Liz Friedlander and Liz Friedman for ABC.

Premise Edit

Former First Daughter Hayes Morrison is blackmailed into heading the Conviction Integrity Unit, a department of the New York Country District Attorney's Office comprising lawyers, detectives, and forensic experts who re-examine cases where there is suspicion of wrongful conviction. The team has only five days to prove each case.

Why It Was Cancelled Edit

The series gained a rather poor reception among critics and viewers, which led to declining ratings.