Exonerated of Murder, Morton Seeks Prosecutor Inquiry

Updated 10:30 a.m.: Lawyers for Michael Morton this morning filed a report requesting a court of inquiry to examine the role of Williamson County state district Judge Ken Anderson, the former prosecutor, in Morton's wrongful conviction.

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A Texas man wrongfully convicted in 1987 of murdering his wife is scheduled to be officially exonerated on Monday. 

That is no longer so unusual in Texas, where 45 inmates have been exonerated in the last decade based on DNA evidence. What is unprecedented is the move planned by lawyers for the man, Michael Morton: They are expected to file a ...

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