Second Chances

That One Dumb Mistake As a criminal attorney the phone call I receive the most, the online post I see the most, the question I get asked when I meet someone the most is always, “So I have this misdemeanor conviction from several years ago and I’ve never been in trouble before and have never

Eyewitnesses and the Dangers of the Photo Lineup

A BOTCHED MURDER INVESTIGATION IN DALLAS Yesterday I posted a link on my Twitter and McCathern’s Facebook page of a news story in Dallas that highlights the latest example of police misconduct in a homicide investigation.  The story centers around a Dallas homicide detective who unduly influenced a mentally-challenged suspect (“Miller”) into picking another suspect