Almost twenty-three years ago Michael Morton was convicted of killing his wife in a fit of rage. A bloody bandana was found less than 100 yards away from the body. As Williamson County District Attorney, John Bradley fought for five years to avoid having to run DNA tests on the bandana.
And this is the man the fair-haired one thought would be a good person to preside over a committee reviewing the state of forensic sciences in Texas. This is the man who a Senate committee that he didn't think the commission needed to review past cases.
Needless to say, Mr. Bradley was unavailable for comment.