Roger Clemens mistrial, it’s over!

I’m going to give this one a “wow” rating. They’ll probably retry him for his grand perjury, but that’s going to take another 2+ years to build up I would assume.

Judge Reggie B. Walton declared a mistrial in the Roger Clemens perjury trial today. “He’s entitled to a fair trial,” said Walton. “He now cannot get it.”

Lead defense attorney Rusty Hardin had asked for a mistrial because the prosecution revealed a statement to the jury that violated a pre-trial order. The prosecution also violated pre-trial orders when Assistant U.S. attorney Steven Durham talked about the Yankees’ drug use during his opening statement.  Continue reading “Roger Clemens mistrial, it’s over!” Roger Clemens mistrial, i…