Arizona Death Row Inmate Debra Milke's Conviction Overturned

An Arizona mother who was sentenced to death in the killing of her 4-year-old son has had her conviction thrown out today after she spent 22 years on death row. A U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Debra Jean Milke's murder conviction would not stand after they determined that a detective who testified against her in her trial had an undisclosed history of misconduct. Milke was found guilty of murder for arranging the 1989 killing of her son Christopher. According to prosecutors, two...Full Story
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