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Todd Oppenheim: In murder case, who listens to the voiceless? (access required)

It took the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office 30 seconds in court recently to dismiss my client's murder case after he spent nearly a year in jail for no good reason. The case against my client, “Mr. Y,” hinged on two pieces of evidence: a cigarette butt with DNA on the sidewalk near the deceased's body; ...