Thursday, July 14, 2011

Roger Clemens Set Free By Liberal Judge???

Well, not quite. The Washington Post reports that Judge Reggie Walton, a member of the Walton Family, found that the prosecutors messed up by playing a video from the U. S. Congress. He then declared a mistrial.

For more of the story, read below:

Breaking News Alert: Mistrial declared in perjury trial of pitcher Roger Clemens
July 14, 2011 12:09:06 PM

The judge overseeing the perjury trial of famed former pitcher Roger Clemens declared a mistrial Thursday after prosecutors played a portion of a video that the jude deemed prejudicial.

U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton said prosecutors erred in playing video of congressional testimony referencing statements made by the wife of a "critical" witness in the case.

The declaration came on just the second day of testimony and after it took a week to pick a jury.

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