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CSA orders new trial for ex-Ranger convicted of manslaughter

A Maryland appeals court Thursday overturned a former U.S. Army Ranger’s involuntary manslaughter conviction, saying his right to a fair trial was violated when the judge failed to ask jurors if they would be less likely to believe a defense witness.

About Steve Lash

Steve Lash covers appellate courts and general legal affairs for The Daily Record. He is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court and Maryland bars.

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