This is super super super old news but so crazy. Jurors in a murder trial consulted an ouji board which (who?) told them that d was guilty. They told other jurors at breakfast and then they convicted. Conviction reversed, retried, convicted again.
Court: you know what? Imma Prop. 36 you and you get CTS not life. DA: no objection. Prison: see ya. One month later, DA: my bad, you aren’t eligible under prop. 36 because of a prior gang enhancement that everyone thought was stricken. Court: sorry back to prison-25 to life. Court of appeal: noContinue reading “This sucks”