Convicted Ex-Pa. Rep.'s Prosecutorial Misconduct Suit Nixed

Law360, New York (November 6, 2013, 12:47 PM EST) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge on Monday tossed a suit from convicted former state Rep. Brett Feese alleging the state attorney general's office destroyed evidence during his corruption trial for his role in the so-called Computergate scandal involving public funds being used to purchase campaign-related technology.

U.S. District Judge John E. Jones III granted state officials' motion to dismiss the suit alleging prosecutorial misconduct led to Feese's criminal conviction in state court, saying the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Heck v. Humphrey bars Feese from trying to...
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