What is the Significance of an Attorney General’s Confession of Error in a State Capital Case?

Two other amicus briefs were filed yesterday, both supporting Glossip’s petition. A brief filed by law professors Nora Freeman Engstrom et al. argues that the Court should review the issue of a prosecutor’s obligations in connection with correcting false testimony at trial. A brief filed by the Innocence Project argues that the OCCA failed to properly defer to the opinion of the Oklahoma Attorney General about this case.

June 6, 2023
By Deborah L. Rhode Center On The Legal Profession
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