IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.

Ex-DA who prosecuted innocent man sentenced to 10 days in jail


Michael Morton, accused of murdering his wife, was released from prison after being locked up for nearly 25 years because DNA evidence proved him innocent. The prosecutor in the case was charged with failing to disclose evidence that undercut the cast against Morton – but he wasn’t given a harsh penalty because of the statute of limitations.  NBC’s Pete Williams reports.