Charles Stobaugh hugging family after #appeals court overturns #murder conviction #dentoncounty #wfaa @wfaachannel8 pic.twitter.com/JLFKEfPHnC
— Sebastian Robertson (@wfaasebastian) January 30, 2014
He sat three years in prison before the court of appeals had the gut to overturn a case -- a case which drove me nuts. Amazingly, he's only on bond and will have to wear an ankle monitor because the Denton County D.A.'s office has indicated it will appeal. Incredible.
And how much money do you think this has cost the taxpayers? Look at this first footnote in the opinion overturning the conviction:
(The "reporter's record" is what you would commonly refer to as the transcript.)