DoJ Moves to Drop Ted Stevens Case

The Justice Department has asked a judge to drop its corruption case against former U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens because of missteps by the prosecution, Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday. The action is extremely rare, as this mea culpa by the government comes after prosecutors had already won a conviction in the high-profile case. "After careful review, I have concluded that certain information should have been provided to the defense for use at trial," Holder said in a statement. "In...Full Story
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