In San Francisco, prosecutors are worried that hundreds of felony convictions could be in danger. Why? Because authorities failed to tell defense attorneys about the criminal history and misconduct records of 80-plus officers who testified in criminal cases. Under the law, prosecutors must disclose that information, so defense attorneys can challenge officers' character.
Tuesday, May 04, 2010
More SF cases could be in trouble
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