Retired detective seeks reversal of $15M wrongful-conviction verdict

A retired Baltimore Police Department detective is asking a federal appeals court to vacate a $15 million verdict awarded to a wrongfully incarcerated man who claimed the detective ignored and withheld exculpatory evidence. Sabein Burgess spent nearly two decades in prison after being convicted in 1995 of killing his girlfriend, Michelle Dyson. He was sentenced to life ...

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