Report Says DOJ Withheld Evidence During Stevens Trial

Law360, New York (March 15, 2012, 2:59 PM EDT) -- Federal prosecutors intentionally withheld exculpatory evidence from defense attorneys during their botched 2008 corruption case against the late Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska, a court-appointed investigator wrote in a scathing 514-page report released Thursday. 

The long-awaited account, parts of which had been previously disclosed, paint a picture of a sloppy U.S. Department of Justice team prone to infighting and willing to cut corners in search of a big win against Stevens, who was accused of accepting and concealing more than $250,000 worth of free home renovations and...
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