- Mar 4, 2009
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Rodney Reed: Another Innocent Man On Texas Death Row? (The Nation)
interesting, lengthy look at the case at link aboveAt first glance, Texass capital case against Rodney Reed looks fairly persuasive.
Nineteen-year-old Stacey Stites was found dead in a wooded area just off a county road in Bastrop, Texas, in 1996. She was half-naked, with Reeds DNA inside her. The DNA was the Cinderellas slipper, special prosecutor Lisa Tanner told the jury at trial: it matched Reeds; therefore, Reed was the murderer.
But what if it werent that simple?