U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton declared a mistrial in baseball super-star Roger Clemons’ perjury trial over inadmissible evidence shown to jurors. Judge Walton said Clemens could not be assured a fair trial after prosecutors showed jurors evidence against his orders in the second day of testimony.
Judge Walton scheduled a Sept. 2 hearing to determine whether to hold a new trial.
Is lying over steroid use in front of Congress really worth the time and money repeatedly put into these pop-culture witch hunts? Hasn’t recent Congressional scandals like Anthony Weiner lying to the world about transmitting lewd photos of his genitals reveal the moral fabric of Washington lawmakers?