Wednesday, August 19, 2015

A Second Jailhouse Snitch Claims a Secret Deal With Texas Prosecutor

Nearly six years before Navarro County prosecutor John Jackson used a jailhouse snitch to help send Cameron Todd Willingham to his death, Jackson made similar use of an inmate informant in a different death penalty trial.
 
In both cases, the informants later said their testimony resulted from secret deals they made with the prosecutor, which were withheld from defense lawyers.
 
 
 

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