About Time! Prosecutor Who Hid Exculpatory Evidence Will Go To Prison For Jailing Innocent Man

I think this is extremely surprising news. I hope it sets a precedent. Today [Friday] in Texas, former prosecutor and judge Ken Anderson pled guilty to intentionally failing to disclose evidence in a case that sent an innocent man, Michael Morton, to prison for the murder of his wife. When trying the case as a prosecutor, Anderson possessed evidence that may have cleared Morton, including statements from the crime’s only eyewitness that Morton wasn’t the culprit. Anderson sat on this evidence, and Read more […]